Alamance County Poetry Stroll 2024, April 1-30, 2024 in the windows of Alamance County businesses. Contest sponsored by Alamance Arts, Alamance County Public Libraries and Burlington Writers Club (all logos). Image is word poetry in metal letters in brown, with other letters in the background.

Join Alamance County Public Libraries (ACPL), the Burlington Writer’s Club (BWC) and Alamance Arts as we celebrate National Poetry Month with the Alamance County Poetry Stroll 2024!

Submit up to 2 poems (around 20 lines each), and we’ll print and display them at area downtown businesses. More information is on the forms linked below.

Around 60 businesses participated last year, and we anticipate we will have even more participate this year!

Entry Form and Information in English

Entry Form and Information in Spanish

*** NOTE: you will need to click on the form link above and choose SAVE AS. Save the document on your device, fill it out, hit save, then email it, along with your poem, to the email address on the bottom of the form (

For more information about the Poetry Stroll, contact Mary Beth Adams, Community Engagement Librarian, at (336) 570-6981 or