A poetry reading by area high school students will be held 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, May 1 at Sacred Heart Music Center, 201 W. Fourth St. The event is free and open to the public; refreshments will be available.The reading is organized by 2014-16 Duluth Poet Laureate Jim Johnson. The Duluth Poet Laureate Project is co-sponsored by Friends of the Duluth Public Library, Arrowhead Reading Council, Minnesota Public Radio, Zeitgeist Arts Cafe, The English Departments at UMD and the College of St. Scholastica and Lake Superior College.
The Duluth Poet Laureate Project was founded in 2005. Previous Duluth Poet Laureates include Bart Sutter, Sheila Packa, Deborah Cooper, and Jim Johnson, who has served two terms.
For additional information call (218) 724-1653.