Calling All Poets!

To commemorate National Poetry Month, the New Brunswick Free Public Library will publish its 21st annual Poetry Month Celebration Anthology in April 2019. Submissions were accepted beginning February 1, 2019. The deadline for submissions was extended to Monday, March 11. (It was originally March 1.) The Poetry Anthology is open to all poets – from novice to previously published, and from New Jersey or across the globe.

All poets who submit to the anthology were invited to read their published poems at the Poetry Reading at the New Brunswick Free Public Library on Monday, April 29, at 7:00 p.m. The reading is free and open to the public.

For details on submitting poems, a Poetry Submission Form can be downloaded here. Please note the submission limit of one poem per person. Interested persons can contact Librarian Jackie Oshman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the library at 732-745-5108, ext. 20, for more information.