poetry contest


  1. Poems can be about any topic, but should be acceptable for public display.

  2. Poems should be at least three (3) lines long, but no longer than one typed page.

  3. Poems must be original, unpublished works of art.

  4. Poems must be typed on a piece of white paper without your name on it.

  5. A completed entry form must be turned in with each submission.

  6. Winners will be decided by a group of judges selected by the librarians of the Jefferson County Library - Arnold Branch.

  7. Three winners will be selected from each age category: 5-11 years, 12-18 years, 19 years & older.

  8. Entries must be turned in to the Jefferson County Library by Monday, February 28 at 7:00 pm.

  9. Winners of the Poetry Contest will be announced on Monday, March 21, 2022 on the library's website and Facebook page.