Create a Poem of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike

Date/Time

Jan 22, 2013 to Apr 1, 2013
01:00 PM until 05:00 PM

Description

The American Labor Museum invites students grades 3-12 to share their creative talent and unique ideas by writing a poem about the historic figures and events of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike and the significance that it has 100 years later. Selected students' poems will appear in a poetry book, printed in commemoration of the centennial of the strike. Poems and registration forms must be received by the museum by April 1, 2013. The poetry book will be unveiled at a reception at the museum for student poets and their families on May 1, 2013.

Cost

free

Location

View map American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark
83 Norwood Street
Haledon, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Phone

973-595-7953

Contact name

Angelica Santomauro

Contact email

labormuseum@aol.com

Ages:

ages 8-18

Admission:

Registration required

County:

Passaic

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