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New Hampshire Poetry Out Loud Program 2013-2014
Welcome to the ninth year of New Hampshire's Poetry Out Loud competition. The program becomes more popular every year, and to stay within our resources, we are limiting particpation to the first 40 schools who sign up.
Contact your local school or the Poetry Out Loud coordinators listed below for information on how to join the program.
We welcome participation from home school groups.
Update:Registration for Poetry Out Loud 2013-14 is now closed.
Important Dates for 2013-2014 New Hampshire Poetry Out Loud:
- November 1, 2013: Registration Deadline
- October, 2013 - February, 2014: New Hampshire Poetry Out Loud 2013-2014 curriculum and competitions
- February 21, 2014: Deadline for completing School Championships
- February 23, 1-4 pm: Celebration and Clinic for all student champions & alternates (Holderness School, Plymouth)
- March 1, 2014: Deadline for submitting school champion/alternate champions’ semi finals information forms
- March 4-11, 2014: Regional Semi-Finals Competitions - See list of schools participating in each semi-final event
- March 4th, 7 pm, UNH, Durham (Snow date 3/6)
- March 5th, 7 pm, Jean's Playhouse, Lincoln (Snow date 3/12)
- March 7th, 7 pm, Southern NH University, Manchester (Snow date 3/11)
- March 10th, 7 pm, New England College, Henniker (Snow date 3/11)
- March 13, 7 pm doors open at 6:30:
NH State Finals Championship, Statehouse, Concord,
- March 17, 2014: Snow date - NH State Finals Championship
- March 22, 2014: Deadline for submitting names of NH POL State Champion & Alternate
- April 29-30, 2014: National Championship in Washington, DC at the Lisner Auditorium, The George Washington University. Admission is free and open to the public and the semis and finals will also be webcast live at arts.gov.
For New Hampshire Schools and Teachers:
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March 6, 2014