Carbondale Middle School is hosting its third annual poetry slam on Thursday, April 19, in the CMS Commons.
The evening will include poetry performance, music and food. The CMS jazz band will perform, and hot dogs and chips will be served for a light meal. Fifth graders and CMS students will be performing poetry.
The evening's event is called "Speak Out: The Power of Words."
Food is served from 5:15 to 5:45 p.m. and the poetry starts at 6.
CMS is located at 1150 E. Grand Ave.
— The Southern