12 March Celebrations + a Baby Day!

March Holiday PoemsIn The Poetry Friday Anthology for Celebrations, you’ll find March poems about:
National Women’s History Month
National Write a Letter of Appreciation Day
Read Across America Day
National Cereal Day
Daylight Saving Time
World Folktales and Fables Week
St. Patrick’s Day
First Day of Spring
World Water Day
Baseball’s Opening Day
and a Baby Day celebration!

March Highlights

Write a Letter of Appreciation Day

Write a letter on National Write a Letter of Appreciation Day! Here’s a poem by Robyn Hood Black, “Sincerely,” to inspire you—plus a version in Spanish (“Afectuosamente”)!

Sincerely by Robyn Hood Black

"Afectuosamente" basado en "Sincerely" por Robyn Hood Black


St. Patrick’s Day

Green RIVERS? Yes! On March 17, share the “green magic” in Esther Hershenhorn’s “St. Patrick’s Day” poem!

St. Patrick's Day poem by Esther Hershenhorn

Baseball’s Opening Day

Shirley Duke loves baseball, so it’s perfect that she wrote a poem about Baseball’s Opening Day! Take a look at that poem here!

Baseball's Opening Day by Shirley Duke


You’ll find a fun poem about egg-boxing, “Break an Egg” by Stephanie Hemphill, in The Poetry Friday Anthology for Celebrations. Here’s another poem about breaking eggs to read at Easter (April 5, 2015; March 27, 2016), “Cascarones” by Margarita Engle