National Poetry Month: Library to host celebration Thursday

In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Ridgefield Library will present, Poetry Celebration: An Intergenerational Performance and Reading on Thursday, April 25, at 7 p.m.
Members of the Teen Slam Poetry group, Shifting Static Poets, led by retired English teacher Barb Jennes, will be joined by adult participants in Pam Hart’s recent poetry workshop, members from the Poetry by Heart class, led by Andrew Levine, and members of the Poetry Discussion Group led by retired professor Dr. Alan Holder, for an intergenerational evening celebration of the written and spoken word. Participants will read and perform from their own work and the work of other poets.
The library’s poetry discussion group continues to meet on the last Friday of the month at 1 p.m., with a discussion led by retired English professor, Dr. Alan Holder.
For more information and to register for these programs, visit or call 203-438-2282.