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Teen Writing Contest

2020-01-02 00:00:00 2020-01-02 23:59:00 America/Chicago Teen Writing Contest Fremont Public Library

Thursday, January 02
All day

Add to Calendar 2020-01-02 00:00:00 2020-01-02 23:59:00 America/Chicago Teen Writing Contest Fremont Public Library

Attention teen writers! The Fremont Public Library is hosting a teen writing contest!

Contest Rules:

  • Open to teens in grades 6-12.
  • Enter in one of three categories: Poetry, Short Story, or Essay/Memoir. (Submissions should not exceed 5,000 words. Submissions in the Poetry category can consist of 1 – 3 poems.)
  • All submissions should reflect the theme of ESCAPE.
  • No school assignments.
  • Limit of 1 entry per person.
  • Submission period: January 2-February 29
  • Enter online using the link on the Teen page of our website. (Link won't be live until the contest begins on January 2.)

Submissions will be judged by a panel of Fremont Librarians. A winner will be chosen for each category in 2 age groups: middle school (Grades 6-8) and high school (Grades 9-12) (6 winners total). Winners will be announced by the end of March. Winning submissions will be featured on our website, and winners will receive a $25 gift card of their choice.

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Phone: 847-566-8702
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, Illinois 60060
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The Fremont Public Library District encompasses parts of Mundelein, Grayslake, Hawthorn Woods, Libertyville, Round Lake, Round Lake Park, and Wauconda. To find out if you live in our district, please call 847-566-8702. We honor library cards from any other public library in Illinois as well as a few from southern Wisconsin. The library is located in Mundelein, half a mile north of Rte.176 on Midlothian Road.

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