CONTACT: John Mlynar
DATE: June 22, 2021
WHAT: Unveiling of winning poem in the City’s Walk on Words poetry contest.
WHEN: Saturday, June 26, 10 a.m.
WHERE: Yellen Park, 5100 E. Ave. S
WHO: Palmdale City Councilmembers; Parks and Recreation staff; first place and honorable mention poetry contest winners.
WHY: To announce and unveil the winning poem in the Walk on Words Contest, which will be stamped in concrete at Yellen Park. Honorable mention winners will also be announced.
BACKGROUND: Participants in the Walk on Words Poetry Contest were asked to craft a poem with the theme “Palmdale Cares.” The contest was free and open to all ages. Poems had to be original compositions, no more than 12 lines long, including title, with a maximum of 35 characters per line, including spaces.
PROTOCOL: The City of Palmdale encourages social distancing and facing covering for all attendees.
INFORMATION: Phone: 661/267-5115