Rainier Beach Arts & Music (BAAM) Fest, signature event of the Rainier Beach
Merchants Association, is happening on July 22nd at the Rainier Beach Community
Center from 11 am – 7 pm.

BAAMFest’s theme this year is “Come Together ‐ embracing
how we as a community unite and thrive together through diversity, community
involvement and exploration of who we are through all forms of art.” So tell us about
you, Rainier Beach and people coming together in a haiku! DOWNLOAD THE HAIKU FORM HERE: 2017 BAAMFest Haiku form 2-pg (1)

Fill out the bottom part of this page and submit it before July 3 to compete for prizes!
See your haiku on a poster on Henderson Avenue! Read your published poem in a BAAMFest book!

Two ways to submit your entries

1. Email form to: sallyli@uw.edu
2. Leave your card with a participating merchant (where you picked up this form or other merchants).
Rules
1. A haiku doesn=t have to rhyme (and usually doesn=t). Write it with five syllables in the first line, seven
in the second and five in the third. (See more about writing haiku on reverse side)
2. Please be respectful of our community and stick to “family‐friendly” content.
3. Multiple entries may be submitted but only one poem per author will be displayed.
4. Submissions must be received by July 3rd to qualify for prizes.

DOWNLOAD THE HAIKU ENTRY FORM HERE: 2017 BAAMFest Haiku form 2-pg (1)HAIKUS-FINAL-02 HAIKUS-FINAL-11 HAIKUS-FINAL-10 HAIKUS-FINAL-09 HAIKUS-FINAL-08 HAIKUS-FINAL-07 HAIKUS-FINAL-06 HAIKUS-FINAL-05 HAIKUS-FINAL-04 HAIKUS-FINAL-03