Community Poetry Showcase

Celebrate National Poetry month by sharing one of your original poems with your community! The Wadsworth Public Library is inviting you to participate in a community poetry showcase. Submit your original poem and we'll display it virtually during the month of April.

Submission Dates: March 15–26
Display Dates: April 1–30

Virtual Community Showcase Guidelines

Open to exhibitors of all ages.

Each exhibitor is allowed one (1) entry per showcase. 

Poems must be submitted digitally by sending an email to with the following information:

  1. Name
  2. Email Address 
  3. Poem Title
  4. PDF of Poem

Poems must be appropriate for viewing by all ages and free from profanity or otherwise inappropriate content. Wadsworth Public Library reserves the right to decide what constitutes inappropriate content.

All poems must be the original work of the entrants.

Owners retain the copyright to their poems. By entering the contest, poets agree to have their work displayed on the Library’s website or social media without any fee or other form of compensation.