Congratulations to Our Talented Young Poets
CLICK HERE for more information on the students and the judges.

CLICK HERE for a recent video of Germani reading her poems in conjunction with Chabot College.
TEEN POETRY WORKSHOP at the Hayward Public Library, September 21, 4:30 - 6:00. More info HERE.

Germani A. Latchison
Hayward Youth Poet Laureate 2022-2024

Second Place: Pabi Constantino

Third Place: Ky'ree Taylor

Awards of Merit: Ruchita Verma, Malaya Aroma, Hayden Orellana, Shreya Rathaur

Honorable Mentions: An N. Nguyen, Joyce Santiago, Armani Gomez

CLICK HERE to see the list of our distinguished judges. 

City of Hayward Mayor Barbara Halliday (right) presented Hayward First Youth Poet Laureate Germani A. Latchison (center) with a certificate of recognition at the council meeting on Tuesday, April 5. From left: Hayward Poet Laureate Bruce Roberts, First Youth Poet Laureate Germani A. Latchison, and Mayor Barbara Halliday. 

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