The 2023 Teen Poetry Contest Opens on March 13th

It's time for our 19th Annual Teen Poetry Contest!

Participants have the option to submit a video or audio recording of themselves reading their poems at the time of entry. The poetry reception will be held Wednesday, May 10th at 7pm.

Here is more information about the contest:

  • Submissions open on Monday, March 13th at 9:00 am and close on Monday, April 3rd at 9:00 pm.
  • Students are welcome to submit up to 3 entries.
  • Students do not have to live in Andover or attend Andover Public Schools to participate, but winners must be able to come into Memorial Hall Library to claim their prizes.
  • Please copy and paste your text into the submission box or attach a Word document. No PDFs, please.


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