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Youth Poetry Workshops with Jasmine Mans

November 12 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 26, 2019

Jasmine Mans will provide free after school poetry workshops at The Newark Public Library for teens ages 13-19. Registration for this workshop is limited and will close once the class has been filled. To register, please contact teenroom@npl.org.

When: Tuesdays, October 15 – November 26 – 4:30-6:00 PM (ages 12-19)
Where: Newark Public Library | Main Library, 3rd Floor Teen Room
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Jasmine Mans is an author, performer, poet, teacher, and artist. She has successfully competed in HBO’s Russell Simmons Presents Brave New Voices and Knicks Poetry Slam competitions. Mans released her first book, Chalk Outlines of Snow Angels in May 2012. That same year, she was chosen by Glamour Magazine, as one of their Top 10 Most Influential Women in College. Jasmine is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where she began mentoring younger poets and teaching creative writing in the First Wave program, and Newark’s own Arts High School.

This program was made possible by a grant from the Victoria Foundation.

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Details

Date:
November 12
Time:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/417302148982806/

Organizer

Newark Public Library
Phone:
973-733-7784
Email:
ibetancourt@npl.org
Website:
www.npl.org

Venue

Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102 United States
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Phone:
973-733-7784

 


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