Keep Knowing Your Power: Teen Open Mic with Writopia

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Keep Knowing Your Power: Teen Open Mic with Writopia

Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 4 p.m.

Test out your material for the Know Your Power civic engagements art contest with an open mic on the roof of the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Library. Sign up here to read a short poem or short story related to a cause you are passionate about. And don't forget to submit to the contest by Tuesday, Aug. 10. Each accepted performer will have up to 6 minutes.

This event is a part of the Know Your Power Contest. DC Public Library Foundation and Pepco have teamed up with DC Public Library to host a contest for artists, writers, photographers and musicians between the ages of 13 - 19. Teens can submit creative work on a social issue through Aug. 10. Learn more and submit your creative work on the contest page.