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Wednesday, April 10
6:00 PM
Advance Ticket Price:
Free, with registration
Independently Produced Event

Inaugural Santa Cruz County Youth Poet Laureate Celebration

5:30 PM
All Ages
Presented by the Santa Cruz County Poet Laureate. Masks are welcome. The bar & café will be open.

This is a joyful opportunity to appreciate our Santa Cruz County youth and let their unique voices shine. The program will include readings by the five finalists as well as the inaugural youth poet laureate. Special guests include Joseph Jason Santiago LaCour, local poet & performer, reciting a poem for the Youth Poet Laureate finalists; and Valentina Russell, Poetry Out Loud Santa Cruz County champion, Aptos High School student.

Sponsored by Santa Cruz Public Libraries, County Office of Education, Arts Council of Santa Cruz County and Urban Words, with additional support from the Rotary Club of Santa Cruz. Additional gratitude to Two Birds Books.

Santa Cruz County Poet Laureate Website

More info:  831-234-2989 | poetlaureate@santacruzpl.org


Kuumbwa Jazz Center
320 Cedar St.
Santa Cruz, 95060 United States
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