Open Mic at the Library!

Have something to say? A song to sing? Poetry to read? A scene to act? Let your voice be heard at the following open mic events:

Decatur Library- Monday, April 13th, 2009 from 6-8pm
College Avenue Library- Thursday, April 16th, from 6-8pm
Learning Curve@Central Library – Saturday, April 18th, from 2-4pm
Pike Library – Thursday, April 23rd, from 4-6pm
Brightwood Library – Saturday, April 25th, from 1-3pm

The events, hosted by Mr. Blair, will be an excellent opportunity to show off your talent. Be sure to call ahead and register for your five minute session.

Need a little inspiration? Check these books out:

 

The Spoken Word Revolution

The Spoken Word Revolution: Slam, Hip-Hop, & the Poetry of a New Generation TEEN 811 SPO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wham! It's a Poetry Jam

Wham! It’s a Poetry Jam: Discovering Performance Poetry j811 HOL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City of One

City of One: Young Writers Speak to the World TEEN 810.8 CIT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

111 One-Minute Monologues by Type

111 One-Minute Monologues by Type TEEN 808.245 DAB v. 11