The City of Hollywood African American Advisory Council invites high school students to participate in a poetry/spoken word night at Hollywood City Hall on Thursday, February, 26th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Students are encouraged to write their poems based on the topic of “BLACK MIGRATIONS – MOVEMENT OF THE PEOPLE.”

Students must be prepared to recite their poem during the event. First place winner will receive an “Apple Smart Watch” second place winner will receive a “Samsung Smart Watch” and the third place winner will receive an “LG SmartWatch.”

Poems must be submitted prior to the event. Submit your poem for consideration at

For more information, please call City of Hollywood Community Development at 954.921.3271.