Around the Bronx: Bronx Youth Poetry Slam 2014

Yes The Bronx will be sponsoring the annual Bronx Youth Poetry Slam and would love to see you there! Feel free to stop on by if you would like to listen to poetry written by the youths of the Bronx. If you are a poet yourself, please sign up for this event!

This free event is being held at the Kingsbridge Branch Library at 291 West 231st Street, Bronx, NY on Thursday May 15, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Eric “Advocate of Wordz” Maldonado will be the guest speaker for the evening.

If you are interested in participating in this event, please sign up at the Kingsbridge Branch Library  May 2nd. Your poem must be less than 3 minutes long. Below is a video of our 2013 first place winner Melissa Elysee.
Bronx Youth Poetry Slam 2013, Melissa Elysee

Get inspired and start writing! Who knows, you could be our next first place winner who could receive a free iPad Mini!

We hope to see you there.

Bronx Youth Poetry Slam, 2014