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Gualala Arts, The Sea Ranch Foundation, and Gualala Rotary Club present:
Creative Poetry Writing Contest
Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.
at the Gualala Arts Center

The Redwood Coast Review This contest is open to all full or part time coastal residents from Elk to Timber Cove who have not previously had their poetry published in a book or national periodical. Local and school publications are exempt.

Each contestant may enter up to three poems of no more than 100 lines each. In-hand deadline is April 16, 2012.

Entry forms are available online and at the Gualala Arts Center, Dolphin Gallery in Gualala and at the Coast Community Library in Point Arena.

Winners will be invited to read their poems at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Gualala Arts Center.

Prizes will be awarded in both Adult and Youth (13 - 17 years) Divisions. First Prize - $250, and publication in The Redwood Coast Review; Second Prize - $150; and Third Prize - $100.

For more information, call Gualala Arts, 884-1138. The contest is sponsored by Gualala Arts, Rotary Club, and The Sea Ranch Foundation.

The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.