Poetry Out Loud Program registration deadline is Dec. 18

The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation have joined to create a program to encourage youth to learn about great poetry through recitation. The deadline is Dec. 18 for high school student to register for Poetry Out Loud , a competition to promote the art of poetry. A total of $50,000 in awards and school stipends are awarded at the national finals. Wyoming's Poetry Out Loud State Competition is in Cheyenne, Mar. 7-8. See here for more details. *Feature photo: Maryland State Arts Council/Pitchengine Communities* #shortgo #news