Mid-Maine poets of all ages are invited to submit their original poems to Maine Poetry Express Waterville 2015. The division categories are grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, college and adult. The poem submission deadline is Monday, March 2. Three poets from each division will have poems selected by a blind review of independent judges to ensure fair and consistent selection, according to a news release from Waterville Public Library.
The authors of chosen poems will be invited to read their original work to the community during the Maine Poetry Express Waterville stop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2. The Third annual Maine Poetry Express Waterville event will take place at the Hathaway Creative Center, 10 Water St. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.