Here are some more ideas for celebrating National Poetry Month:
- Read a poetry book.
- Write a poem.
- Read a poem out loud to friends or family.
- Memorize a poem.
- Leave a poem in an unexpected place (make sure you credit the source or yourself if it is an original poem)
- Attend a poetry reading.
- Read a poem at an open mic event.
|Check out our selection of poetry books in the library.|
If you would like to write your own poetry, try these links for some ideas:
Just in time for Poetry Month, Poets.org has released a mobile poetry app (for iPhones). You can also check out the poems here Click on the Teen link for teen-related poetry.
For other classic, well-known favourites check out the Project Gutenberg Poetry Bookshelf.