When: Sat., April 30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 2011
Chalk artists; musicians; puppet shows; food by Blue Banjo Barbecue; word-inspired crafts; and activities including bookmaking, a poetry slam, haiku improv and Tucson's longest poem are featured in an event highlighting youth writing from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 30. Activities take place in six different areas of the Poetry Center. Participating organizations include Stories That Soar, Stories on Stage, Mr. Tidy Paws and the Funtime Orange Band, Silver Thread Trio and DJ Carl Hanni. Free. Call or visit poetry.arizona.edu for more information.