Poetry SLAM! with Darryl McDaniels of Run DMC

Wayne Public Library Releases Calendar of Young Adult Activities for April

Rockette Experience; Chess; Poetry SLAM!; Money Smart Young Adults; CommuniTeens Meeting.

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Event Date: 4/18/2015
Event Time: 2 – approximately 4 p.m.
In celebration of National Poetry Month, middle & high school students will recite their own original work of poetry. This special event with be emceed by the legendary Darryl McDaniels of the hip-hop group Run DMC. Young Adults will recite their poetic expressions. Three winners will be chosen. First prize is DMC’s newest comic book, personalized & autographed for the winner; Second prize is a pair of DMC Adidas Shell-toe sneakers, personalized & autographed; Third prize is a DMC T-shirt, personalized & autographed. After the recitations and selection of winners, there will be a brief Q & A with our Master of Ceremonies.

Online registration to attend as part of the audience is required due to limited seating, starting Monday, April 6 and open to kids in grades 6-12. Students interested in performing must be confirmed in advance. Any questions, contact Eleana Cordova atcordovae@waynepubliclibrary.org.

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