Posted on: March 24, 2017

Call for Applications Mamakating Poet Laureate

Call for Applications

Mamakating Poet Laureate

Mamakating Library in Wurtsboro is seeking a Poet Laureate to promote “the Spirit of Mamakating” – someone who helps increase public appreciation of the reading and writing of poetry for children and adults.

This is a one-year appointment with a small honorarium.

To be eligible, applicants must be resident in Mamakating (full or part-time), have a body of literary work, and be available for at least a one year appointment.

Deadline for applications is midnight, May 31, 2017. The winner will be announced in July at a public ceremony at Mamakating Town Hall and a subsequent event at Mamakating Library.

To receive application guidelines, interested parties should visit mamakatinglibrary.org or call the library at (845)888-8004.

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