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Womens Rights National Historical Park to celebrate National Poetry Month

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Date: April 5, 2013
Contact: David Malone, 315.568.0024

Seneca Falls, NY - Do you have the soul of a poet? Would you like to write poetry? April is National Poetry Month! To celebrate, Women's Rights National Historical Park will sponsor a poetry writing contest. Write a poem in 15 stanzas or less about women's rights, and send it to e-mail us by April 19th. The winner's poem will be posted on Women's Rights National Historical Park website and social media site. The winner will receive a $25.00 gift certificate to spend at the park's gift shop operated by Eastern National.

For more information, please visit our website at www.nps.gov/wori or call (315) 568-0024. Follow the park's social media sites for Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/womensrightsnps) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/#!/WomensRightsNPS) to learn more about our upcoming programs. Learn about the park's latest activities by reading its most recent newsletter: http://www.nps.gov/wori/parknews/upload/WORI-Newsletter-Vol-2-no-2-Final-2.pdf.

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