Poetry Out Loud: Nebraska!

Mark your calendar! Nebraska POL state finals will be held Sunday, March 10 from 1:30pm to 4:00pm at the Sheldon Museum of Art in Lincoln. The event is free of charge and the public is welcome to attend.

Poetry Out Loud is a national poetry recitation competition and educational program that encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance. This free program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence and learn about our literary heritage. Students also have the opportunity to compete for a free trip to Washington DC and over $50,000 in scholarships and prizes. Visit the Poetry Out Loud website to learn more.

POL meets Nebraska's educational standards in English Language Arts & Theatre.


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