Celebrating National Poetry Month, Earth Day, and Youth Creativity! (East Coast)—
16th Annual River of Words 2012 Awards Ceremony
Emceed by former US Poet Laureate & River of Words co-founder Robert Hass
The Center for the Book at The Library of Congress and the Center for Environmental Literacy at Saint Mary’s College invite you to join the national and international winners and finalists of the 2012 River of Words Youth Environmental Poetry & Art Contest for a grand celebration of poetry and art of the natural world. Young poets will read their winning works and receive their awards. The River of Words 2012 Teacher of the Year will also be honored. The winning art will also be on display at the Library as well. Emceed by Robert Hass.