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5/4/22: Youth Poetry Contest Prompt - The Poetry of Karin Boye
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Elizabeth L. from the Marathon County Public Library's Wausau Headquarters reads a poem by Karin Boye that may inspire youth to submit work to MCPL's Youth Poetry Contest. Deadline for submissions is May 27, 2022. More info can be found at https://www.mcpl.us/events/10605!

5/9/22: Youth Poetry Contest Prompt - Haiku
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Elizabeth L. from the Marathon County Public Library's Wausau Headquarters reads haiku poems that may inspire youth to submit work to MCPL's Youth Poetry Contest. Deadline for submissions is May 27, 2022. More info can be found at https://www.mcpl.us/events/10605!

4/12/22: Youth Poetry Contest Prompt - Poems to Memorize
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Elizabeth L. from the Marathon County Public Library's Wausau Headquarters reads some short poems that are easy to memorize as a way to inspire youth to submit work to MCPL's Youth Poetry Contest. Deadline for submissions is May 27, 2022. More info can be found at https://www.mcpl.us/events/10605!

9/28/21: Cornerstone Author Panel
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We were joined on Sept. 25, 2021 by four authors who each published books through Cornerstone Press, the university press at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. This event took place during the Central Wisconsin Book Festival and includes authors Patricia Ann McNair, Robert Miltner, Margaret Rozga, and Jamie Lyn Smith. Hosted by CWBF organizer (and Portage County Public Library librarian) Eddie Glade.