MCPL Celebrates National Poetry Month 2023

National Poetry Month at MCPL!

Celebrate National Poetry Month with special displays in our branches, and several programs that honor this beloved literary form.

Saturday, April 8:

DIY Magnetic Poetry at Kensington Park Library

Teen Advisory Board Meeting & Poetry Slam! – presented by the Teen Advisory Board at Aspen Hill Library

Saturday, April 22

Meet the Poets: Breaking the Blank at Quince Orchard Library

Thursday, April 27

Contemporary Conversations with Pulitzer Prize Author Tyehimba Jess – Poetry, Creativity, and Expression at Gaithersburg Library

Saturday, April 29

Poetry Reading: I’d Rather Be Called a Nerd – presented by Dominic McDonald at Rockville Memorial Library