You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Red Sox Live



▼  3rd Inning 1 outs


NECC hosts poetry contest

Continue reading below

Northern Essex Community College is seeking submissions for its fourth peace poetry contest. Students in grades K-12, from public and private schools, are invited to submit an original poem and artwork on the subject of peace. The deadline for submission is March 15. Some 80 poems and accompanying art will be published in a small book this spring. Selected entrants also will be invited to take part in a poetry reading, 6 to 8:30 p.m. on May 4 in the David Hartleb Technology Center on the college’s Haverhill campus. The contest was conceived by Paul G. Saint-Amand, a Northern Essex associate professor of English and a Vietnam veteran committed to peace. Send entries to or NECC Peace Poetry Contest, 100 Elliot St., Spurk 317H, Haverhill MA 01830. Contact Saint-Amand at 978-556-3307 or - Brenda J. Buote

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of