Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest

  • The Writers Place 3607 Pennsylvania Kansas City, MO USA

Rescheduled. New Date: Tuesday, February 25, 6:00 PM

The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation have partnered with U.S. state arts agencies to support Poetry Out Loud, a contest that encourages the nation's youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about their literary heritage.