Fountain City Teen Poetry Slam Workshop is Saturday

The Fountain City Teen Poetry Slam workshop will be 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at Spencer High School, 4340 Victory Drive.

The workshop is for teenagers 14-19 who are interested in taking part in the Fountain City Teen Poetry Slam that will take place in March-April.

The Speak Your Mind workshop is free and for poets and aspiring poets who want to go to the next level.

Each teen needs to bring paper, writing materials and any poems they've written.

The preliminary rounds are 6 p.m. March 8 and March 15 in the Columbus Museum, 1251 Wynnton Road.

The final is 6 p.m. April 19, also in the museum.

Organizer Jonathan Perkins wants to take the top finalists to the national poetry slam, Brave New Voices, to San Francisco on July 17-22.

Call 706-610-0255.

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