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Teen Take and Make Poetry Bag

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Teens
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Teens! Stop by the South Side Library and pick up at Teen Poetry Take and Make Bag. This month, teens can celebrate National Poetry Month by creating poems of their own! The bag contains pens, stickers, candy - along with items to create include blackout poetry, duet poems, paint chip poetry, and more! Tag your projects on Instagram @desmoineslibrary or Facebook @dmlib.

Teen Take and Make Bags are intended for teens ages 12-18. Bags will be available while supplies last.