OSWEGO, NY – On April 24, the Oswego Public Library hosted people reading their favorite poems.
Oswego Mayor Tom Gillen led off with The Stolen Child by W. B. Yeats.
Libbie and Conner read also before Librarian Edward Elsner finished up with the favorites of Diane C., Matthew Brancato and an attempt at pronouncing Spanish.
Poems read were:
The Stolen Child by William Butler Yeats
Thirst by Nikki Giovanni
The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe
The Journey by Mary Oliver
Learning by Judith Viorst
Aprender el Ingles by Luis Alberto Ambroggio
The poems were recorded.
They are available to enjoy online at youtu.be/KQtz8NXDyCA
Searching YouTube for Oswego Poetry 2014 will also bring up the video.
Or, you can visit the library home page at oswegopubliclibrary.org and click in the inline video player in the center column. Enjoy!