Great Big Green Week – Greener Poetry Competition Reading

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Great Big Green Week – Greener Poetry Competition Reading

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Join us at Henley Library on the evening of Tuesday 13 June 2023 at 5.30pm until 7.30pm during Great Big Green Week for a poetry reading.
We look forward to seeing you there.
Library address – Ravenscroft Rd, Henley-on-Thames RG9 2DH

EVENT DETAILS

Event Name Greener Poetry Competition
Contact/lead Sue Turner & David Williams
Organising group 5.30pm to 7.30pm
Date Tuesday 13 June 2023
Location The Henley Library
Closing Date 31 May 2023
Short description Poetry Competition
Do you love the the joys of nature?

As part of Henley’s Great Big Green Week we are launching a poetry competition – write a poem about what lifts your heart or you would miss or mourn if it disappeared because of climate change.

It can be any format : maximum 19 lines.

There will be 3 categories:
Children under 12 years
Teens 12 -18 years
Adults over 18 years

CLOSING DATE – 31 May 2023

How to submit your poem:
Send to: Sue Turner and David Williams at Candela 19 Reading Road, Henley on Thames, RG9 1AB
Email to : [email protected].
Please give name, age and contact details when submitting your poem.

Entries will be displayed at Henley’s Great Big Green Fair on Saturday 10 June and at Henley Library.

Prizes will be £25 Book Tokens

We are hoping we can use the Henley Library on the evening of Tuesday 13 June during Great Big Green Week for a poetry reading. Watch this space for updates..

Credit: Image by Ffion Hughes from Pixabay

Details

Start:
June 13, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
End:
July 12, 2023 @ 7:30 pm