Valentine Poetry writing workshop this Saturday with Kathy Lorenz

Information provided by Janis Fogle – edited for publication by Chuck Gibson

LOVELAND, OH (January 6, 2022) – A special Valentine Poetry Writing Workshop is planned for this Saturday morning, January 8, with a second workshop planned for Monday, January 10. 

Dr. Kathy Lorenz – 2019 Valentine Lady. Poetry Writing workship host (File Chuck Gibson)

The public is invited to join 2019 Valentine Lady Kathy Lorenz at the Hometown Café along The Scenic Little Miami Rive Trail from 9-10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 8, 2022. Kathy will host this first of two Valentine Poetry Writing Workshops just prior to the Valentine Kick-off event on Sweetheart Lane (also along The Little Miami Scenic River Trail/Loveland Bike Trail near Trailside Provisions).

The second workshop is scheduled to be held Monday, January 10, from 12 noon- 2 p.m. at the Mile 42 Coffee Shop just off the trail next to Loveland Hardware & Eads Fence Co.

The workshop will help guide those interested in submitting entries for the 2022 annual Valentine Poetry contest:

Poetry contest winners of all ages will be rocognized and read their poem at the annual Valentine’s Breakfast (File Chuck Gibson)

  • All poem entries should reflect love and/or Valentine’s Day.
  • Poems should be typed or printed, no longer than 16 lines, and reflect love and/or Valentine’s Day.
  • Poetry will be judged on written content only.
  • Contest Deadline: January 21, 2022

Poetry Contest Categories Include:

  • Pre-school and Kindergarten
  • 1st and 2nd Grades
  • 3rd and 4th Grades
  • 5th and 6th Grades
  • 7th and 8th Grades
  • 9th – 12th Grades
  • Adults