National Poetry Month

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Each year Pflugerville Public Library celebrates April as National Poetry Month with a poetry contest and other events such as a Poetry Reading and poetry writing workshop. 

Annual poetry month contest
  • Submissions for the poetry writing contest will be accepted starting February 15, 2020. 
  • Poetry submission deadline extended until April 18, 2020.
  • Library card holders 18 and up can enter.
  • Prizes sponsored by the Friends of the Pflugerville Public Library.

 Updated 2020 contest entry form and rules 

 Annual poetry contest reading
  • Postponed until further notice.
  • Entries from the poetry contest read by their authors as well as works by members of the Pflugerville Poetry Society. Anyone 18 and up welcome to attend.

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2019 Contest Entries

  • First Place: Grandmother by Agnes Eva Savich
  • Second Place: My Quilt by Roxanne Parrott
  • Third Place: If I can't be Naomi Shihab Nye, at least let me be covered in powdered sugar by Jim Parker

 

Poetry reading

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