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Teens to compete in ‘City Slam’ poetry event tonight

Published: March 14, 2014, 12:47 pm, by Debbie Kelley

Looking for something to do tonight?

Fifteen students from local high schools will compete in the city of Colorado Springs’ “Lyrical Lounge” poetry competition championship. The event starts at 6 p.m. at the City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St.

Sponsored by the city’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Division, the program gives teens a platform to express themselves through poetry.

The competition is open to the public. Admission is $3 per person.