Make Your Mark! - 2011 Northfield Sidewalk Public Poetry Contest

Make Your Mark

The Arts and Culture Commission of Northfield, in partnership with the Friends of the Northfield Public Library and the Northfield Public Library, has announced a Sidewalk Public Poetry competition to mark National Poetry Month in April.

All residents of Northfield and students in Northfield Schools - young & old, professional writers & amateurs - are eligible and encouraged to submit short poems (10 lines, 240 characters maximum) that are appropriate for the public sphere.

Up to 10 winning poems will be stamped into Northfield sidewalk pavements and will be considered for other public purposes including publication and readings.

The contest is open from March 14 to April 11, 2011.

For more information and additional contest resources, visit the Friends of the Library website.