Poetry Slam Festival
A Poetry Slam Festival hosted by Off the Beaten Path and Bud Werner Memorial Library starts Wednesday with a kids slam from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Storytime Room in the library. Participants must sign up by May 8. A teen slam is 6 to 8 p.m. May 13 in Library Hall. A slam-off for kid and teen finalists is 6 to 7 p.m. May 14 at Library Hall, and the Adult Poetry Slam starts at 7 p.m. All events include prizes and refreshments. Anyone is welcome to read his or her own original work. Call 879-6830 or visit www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.html.