Youth Poetry Celebration

Poetry and Artwork to Celebration April Poetry Month

March 29-June 4, 2022

OPEN MIC POETRY READING Friday, April 22, 5:00 pm

In Person

Poets Ages 3-19, Pre-K – 12

Exhibit Preview
Open Mic Reading – April 22, 2022

Exhibition Dates: March 29 – June 4, 2022

The 22nd Annual Youth Poetry Celebration is on exhibit in the Corrine Woodman Gallery II at The Arts Center.

Young poets living in Linn and Benton Counties, grades K-12, or ages 3-19, are invited to participate by submitting poetry and artwork until the walls of the gallery are filled. All participants will receive a cash prize, certificate, and opportunity to read their poems at the Open Mic Poetry Reading, Friday, April 22, 5 pm.

Many thanks to supporters of The Literary Arts Fund of The Arts Center who generously support this exhibit.

Who: Youth from Preschool through High School living in Linn and Benton Counties

Where: The Arts Center Corrine Woodman Gallery II, 700 SW Madison Avenue, Central Park, Corvallis.

Poems are divided in four (4) categories:

  • Kindergarten-Grade 2
  • Grade 3-Grade 5
  • Grade 6-Grade 8
  • Grade 9 – Grade 12

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