Poets of all ages submitted original poems during the month of April. Haiku, free verse, odes and sonnets – no matter what their poetry style, 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 of each age category.
Youth: Ages 6–8
- 1st Place: The Mice by Micah W., Lakeville
- 2nd Place: Spring by Eva M., Apple Valley
- 3rd Place: Fishing by Thomas K., Inver Grove Heights
Youth: Ages 9–11
Teens: Ages 12–14
Teens: Ages 15–18
Adults: Ages 19 and Older