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Cooley headed to state finals in Poetry Out Loud competition

Cooley headed to state finals in Poetry Out Loud competition

Liberty Bell High School freshman Lillian Cooley took second place at the regional finals of Poetry Out Loud and will compete in the state finals on March 5 in Tacoma. Cooley, who won the local Poetry Out Loud competition, will face 12 other competitors at the state finals. The state winner will advance to the...
Lilly Cooley takes first place in fourth annual Poetry Out Loud competition

Lilly Cooley takes first place in fourth annual Poetry Out Loud competition

By Don Nelson Freshman Lilly Cooley won the Methow Valley School District’s fourth annual Poetry Out Loud competition, featuring 13 students from Liberty Bell High School and the Independent Learning Center, on Dec. 16, edging out 2014 winner Claire Waichler. Cooley recited “Bleeding Heart,” by Carmen Gimenez Smith, and “The End of the World,” by...
Arts briefs: Dec. 9, 2015

Arts briefs: Dec. 9, 2015

Secret Garden presentation in Twisp The Twisp library will host a Book It Theater presentation of the children’s book The Secret Garden on Saturday (Dec. 12) at the Methow Valley Community Center. The free event begins at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 997‑4681. Rhyme and reason at Poetry Out Loud The fourth annual Poetry Out...
Arts briefs: Nov. 25, 2015

Arts briefs: Nov. 25, 2015

Learn about the Salish Sea The Methow Conservancy’s annual year-end community social will be on Tuesday (Dec. 1) at the Winthrop Barn and will feature a presentation by renowned marine scientists and writers Audrey DeLella Benedict and Joe Gaydos: “Salish Sea: Jewel of the Pacific Northwest.” The free event begins at 7 p.m. The presentation...
Waichler wins Poetry Out Loud competition

Waichler wins Poetry Out Loud competition

Claire Waichler, who finished a close second in last year’s Poetry Out Loud competition for Liberty Bell High School students, took first place in the third annual local contest held at The Merc Playhouse on Dec. 17. Second place went to Rowan Post, while Amelia Eberline took third place among the 12 students who each...
Daily wins regional Poetry Out Loud and trip to state finals

Daily wins regional Poetry Out Loud and trip to state finals

For the second consecutive year, a Liberty Bell High School student has won first place in the Eastern Washington Regional Poetry Out Loud contest. Liberty Bell senior Liam Daily, who earlier won the local competition, took top honors at the regional competition in Spokane on Feb. 6. Daily will compete in the state finals in...

Daily wins Poetry Out Loud competition

Liam Daily edged out Claire Waichler in close competition to win the second annual Poetry Out Loud competition for Liberty Bell High School students last week. Kira Cramer was the winner of the Independent Learning Center competition, and she and Daily will travel to Spokane on Feb. 6, 2014, for the Eastern Washington Regional Poetry...

Students recite for Poetry Out Loud competition

Thirteen Methow Valley students will recite two poems each at the Poetry Out Loud competition Wednesday (Dec. 18) at The Merc Playhouse in Twisp. The event begins at 6 p.m. Admission is by donation. The competition, presented in partnership with the Washington State Arts Commission, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Poetry Foundation, the...