Youth Poet Laureate

Burlingame-Hillsborough Youth Poet Laureate Information:
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Calling all teens interested in applying to be the 2024-2025 Burlingame-Hillsborough Youth Poet Laureate!
Applications will open on January 1, 2024 and close on February 29, 2024.
If you are between the ages of 13-18 and live in or attend school in Burlingame or Hillsborough,
you are invited to apply to be the City of Burlingame and Town of Hillsborough's 2024-2025 Youth Poet Laureate!
**The Burlingame-Hillsborough Youth Poet Laureate will receive $500 at the end of their term (April 2025).​​​**​
Visit our FAQ Page for more information.

Submit Your Application Here

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Teens and Seniors 60+ are invited to join us for a series of intergenerational poetry workshops
centering mental health with Youth Poet Laureate Lauren Lin. Workshops will take place on the 
1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 4:30pm, starting December 7, 2023
 through April 18, 2024
and no previous poetry experience is needed! Refreshments will be provided at each workshop.
Workshops will culminate in an optional May 2024 open mic performance for Mental Health Awareness Month.

Burlingame-Hillsborough Youth Poet Laureate 2023-2024:
Lauren Lin
Lauren on stage
Read "Sunsets" by Lauren Lin here
Listen to Lauren perform "Sunsets" here

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