past event

Aspen Words Fifth Annual Youth Poetry Slam

This annual project brings the written and spoken arts alive for middle and high school students across the Roaring Fork Valley. For two weeks in February, performance poets and teaching artists reach over 3,200 students in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Basalt, and Aspen, providing young people with tools for self-expression. Come hear the pieces they craft during their workshops at this valley-wide slam performance! Hosted by teaching artists and professional poets Myrlin Hepworth, Mercedez Holtry, Toluwa Obiwole and Logan Phillips.

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Event information
Fri Feb 16, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm MDT
Third Street Center
520 South Third Street
Carbondale, CO