DOWNEY - Teens who read and write poetry are invited to the Downey City Library's "Poetry Slam and Open Mic" on Tuesday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Cormack Room.Creative teens ages 13-19 who have written original poetry, song lyrics or short prose may read their work at the event. "This is a great opportunity for teens to share their talent," said Young Adult Librarian Julia Butler. "Some teachers may give extra credit for participating, so be sure to sign up." For more information, call (562) 904-7360, ext. 132.
********** Published: October 30, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 28