Poets of all ages submitted original poems during the month of April. Haiku, free verse, odes and sonnets—no matter what poetry style these poets wrote, all were celebrated at Dakota County Library’s annual poetry contest.
Thank you to everyone who entered the poetry contest, and congratulations to the winners for each age category.
Winners of the 2016 Dakota County Library Poetry Contest:
Children - Ages 6-8
- 1st Place: Birds by Anja P., Lakeville
- 2nd Place: The Fountain by Kalia D., Savage
- 3rd Place: Snakes by Dane W., Rosemount
Children - Ages 9-11
Teens - Ages 12-14 years old
Teens - Ages 15-18 years old