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National Poetry Month 2017
National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month events at the library

During the month of April, the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative celebrates National Poetry Month with many events and classes for all ages. Meet local poets, listen to spoken word performances, discover your own creative writing talent, and more!

National poetry month reading list

Want to get reaquainted with your favorite poets, discover new voices in poetry, or host a read-aloud poetry gathering?

Discover the Library's poetry collection in print and ebook formats!

Explore LitFinder, with over 150,000 poems online.

Celebrate Local Poets

Curtis Davis

Nia Scott

Two local poets performing spoken word pieces at the Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Public Library in 2016.