River of Happiness by Mustafa Baqiry (15), Quetta, Pakistan (Afghan National)Celebrate Children, Nature and the Arts

Join us for the 19th Annual Youth Creativity Awards for the 2014 River of Words Environmental Poetry and Art Contest!


  • Sunday, June 15, 2014
  • 1:30 p.m.
  • Free Admission


  • LeFevre Theatre (1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94575)
  • Free Admission
  • (Accessible via the Orinda BART Station -- take the County Connection #6 bus from Orinda BART to Saint Mary's College)

Reception & Book Signing after the ceremony

The event will be co-emceed by the Co-founders of River of Words, former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Hass, and Director of the Center for Environmental Literacy, Pamela Michael. This event will include a poetry reading and art presentation by our 2014 River of Words Contest Winners. Joanna Fox, the River of Words/Kalmanovitz School of Education 2014 Teacher of the Year, will also be receiving her award at this ceremony.

Come to see an extraordinary exhibit of children's art from around the world, and join us following the ceremony for a reception and book signing (2014 River of Words anthology) with the 2014 winners and finalists. Refreshments will be served.


For more information about this event, contact Kathleen Esling either via email or at (925) 631-8817.

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