2024 CPL Eclipse Celebration: Blackout Poetry (O'Connell)

By Cambridge Public Library

Celebrate National Poetry Month and the upcoming Solar Eclipse with us by creating your own blackout poetry at the O'Connell Branch Library.

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.: الأربعاء, أبريل 3 3م – 4م.

Ages: Pre-natal to 18 and Adults.


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O'Connell Branch Library

48 6th Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
الولايات المتحدة

East Cambridge

Additional information

 Blackout poetry is created by taking a written piece of text from a book, newspaper, or magazine and redacting words to come up with your very own poetry piece!

All supplies will be provided, and all ages are welcome.

Questions? Contact Abby at aclinger@cambridgema.gov.

This event is part of the Library's 2024 Eclipse Celebration. Check out our calendar of events or ask at your local library to learn about other events that are part of this special program: 2024 CPL Eclipse Celebration [https://www.cambridgema.gov/cpl/calendarofevents?start=20240131T000000&department=cpl&keyword=eclipse&view=month&page=1&resultsperpage=15]

The City of Cambridge does not discriminate, including on the basis of disability. We may provide auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternative formats, and reasonable modifications in policies and procedures to people with disabilities. For more information contact us at library@cambridgema.gov, 617-349-4032 (voice), or via relay at 711.