Celebrate the joy and expressiveness of poetry from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 12, at the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway.
Residents are invited to read a piece by their favorite poet or one of their own or come listen to others read.
The event is part of National Poetry Month, which was introduced by the Academy of American Poets in 1996 to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in the United States.
Reservations are not required. For more information, call 386-424-2910, option 4.