Cherry Blossom Festival "Can You Haiku?" Poetry Content Finalists
Cherry Blossom Festival "Can You Haiku?" Poetry Content Finalists
Canterbury School

On Sunday, May 20, the Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival shared traditional and contemporary Japanese culture with Northeast Indiana residents, including a "Can You Haiku?" poetry contest. Several Canterbury Lower School students entered the contest and were selected as finalists. All finalists had their haiku displayed at the Allen County Public Library - Main Branch Gallery, and some were invited to read their poems aloud.

Canterbury Lower School Finalists were:

Kindergarten
Libby Ellis
Cameron Fullhart
Miles Goss
Zoe Goss
Colin Presser
Noah Parrish
Indy Waterfield

Grade 3
Alexa Coble
Willow Norris

Grade 4
Zannub Anwar
Penelope Burrows
Alana Craig
Michael DeMarchis
Raeanne Garvin
Maya McMillan
Lauren Minnick
Ishan Ramrakhiani
Harper Straka-Kitch
Olivia Stronczek
Julia Valcarcel