News-The 19th Watershed Poetry Festival was Saturday September 27, 2014. This year's festival includes the traditional Strawberry Creek Walk including poetry readings, performaances, and natural history presentations.

For more information on the Watershed Poetry Festival, go to the festival website at:

  See photos from previous year's festival Strawberry Creek walks on the Archived News page.



For the first time we are now making poems inspired by Strawberry Creek available on the website. Please submit your poems to the website adminstrator for posting on this site.


Strawberry Creek Autumn Haiku

Equinox creek walk

Autumn glows like the pumpkin

Spider in my hair

Karl Hans, September 22, 2009


Strawberry Creek Plastic haiku

Plastic lines the banks

Strawberry Creek clean it up!

Then fill  my red cup

Karl Hans November 2014