Poem In Your Pocket Day

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Our Special Day is coming soon

Every April, on Poem in Your Pocket Day, people throughout the United States celebrate by selecting a poem, carrying it with them, and sharing it with others throughout the day. At schools, bookstores, libraries, parks, workplaces, and other venues poetry will be celebrated out loud with open readings of poems from pockets.

Before April 30th

Select a poem

Make a copy of your favorite poem for your pocket

Practice reading your poem

On Thursday, April 30th

Share your poem with people throughout the day. Listen to others as they share their poems with you.