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Poem in a Pocket!

Poem in a pocket event


April 1 - 30!

As April blooms with poetic inspiration, the Newport Public Library is delighted to announce its month-long celebration of Poetry Month with the launch of "Poem in a Pocket" - a vibrant and engaging program designed to infuse the community with the beauty of verse.

Throughout the entire month of April, poetry enthusiasts and casual readers alike are invited to immerse themselves in the world of literature at the Newport Public Library, located at 35 NW Nye Street. The "Poem in a Pocket" initiative promises to be an exciting and enriching experience for all ages, offering a treasure trove of poetic gems to discover and enjoy.

The library will transform into a haven for poetry lovers, featuring a captivating display housed within a folded poster board adorned with charming pockets brimming with carefully curated poems. Visitors can delve into these pockets of creativity at their leisure, discovering verses that inspire, provoke thought, and evoke emotions.

"Poem in a Pocket" isn't just an ordinary program - it's an opportunity for the community to embark on a journey through the power of words, igniting imaginations and fostering a deeper appreciation for the art of poetry. Best of all, it's completely free, ensuring that everyone can participate in this literary celebration.

"We're thrilled to invite the Newport community to join us in commemorating Poetry Month with 'Poem in a Pocket'," said Laura Kimberly, Library Director at the Newport Public Library. "This initiative embodies the essence of what libraries stand for - fostering a love of reading, exploration, and creativity. We encourage everyone to stop by, grab a poem, and let the magic of verse transport you to new realms of imagination."

Whether you're a seasoned poetry aficionado or simply curious to explore the world of literature, "Poem in a Pocket" promises to be an unforgettable experience for all who visit the Newport Public Library this April. So mark your calendars, grab a friend, and prepare to be enchanted by the beauty of language.

For more information about "Poem in a Pocket" and other upcoming events at the Newport Public Library, please visit www.newportlibrary.org or call 541-265-2153.