April is National Poetry Month and the Champlain Library is looking for submissions of poems.

Staff at the library want to know the following. What poems inspire you? What helps you see the amazing potential that life has to offer?

There are many things which can provide inspiration to help one feel renewed, refreshed and revived during this time of year. Champlain Library patrons who submit a favourite poem, or one they have written themselves, will have their name entered into a draw for a free book.  To enter, email your poem to the to [email protected]  The draw will be held on Thursday, April 29.

Anyone seeking poetry to read, can also visit visit the Champlain Library’s website.  More information can be obtained by calling the library at 613-678-2216.