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7th Annual Poetry Contest

Calling all New Hampshire Poets!

The 7th Annual MacGregor Poetry Contest is here.

Submissions will be accepted from March 15th to April 15th for both the Adult (15 and up) category and Children's (14 and under) category.

Submissions can be emailed to MacGregorPoetryContest@derrypl.org

or by mail to:
Derry Public Library Poetry Contest
64 E Broadway
Derry, NH 03038

or drop it off at the library!


  • Submit up to 2 poems, no more than 2 pages each
  • No restrictions as to form or subject
  • Please include name, address, and contact information with submissions
  • Do not include your name on the poem itself
  • Please indicate whether you are submitting as age 15 and up, or 14 and under.
  • No Google Docs, please
  • Entries are non-returnable
  • Winner will be announced in early May