Poetry Month

National Poetry Month, a celebration of poetry which takes place each April, was introduced in 1996 and is organized by the Academy of American Poets as a way to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in the United States. Iowa City Public Library celebrates Poetry Month with a variety of events and programs for all ages.

Upcoming events

All events are canceled or postponed while we are closed.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 12:00pm

Meeting Room A

To celebrate Poetry Month the members of Reading Aloud from the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center will be reading from the anthology Poetry Out Loud.

Sponsored by Reading Aloud and the Iowa City Public Library