Poetry Month Videos

Library staff recorded some of their favorite poems for National Poetry Month. We think the poems are enjoyable anytime of the year. Sample a few. We think you'll agree.

Emrys - "Antigonish [I met a man who wasn't there]" by William Hughes Mearns

Rebecca - "Pied Beauty" by Gerard Manley Hopkins


Poetry Month 2020

Rebecca - "Elmer's Tune" by Elmer Albrecht

 

Michele - "Daffodil's Return" by Bliss Carman

 

Ali - "Noise, by Pooh" by A.A. Milne

 

Rebecca - "Summer Rain" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

 

Rosie - "A Library" by Nikki Giovanni

 

Beth - "Where the Sidewalk Ends" by Shel Silverstein

 

Cassie - "Sonnet 116" by William Shakespeare

 

Bailee - "Zorgamazooby" by Paul Robert Weston

 

Emrys - "The Aeneid" by Virgil

 

Maria - "Where the Sidewalk Ends" by Shel Silverstein

 

Ali - "The People Upstairs" by Odgen Nash