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Teen Writing Contest

2021-02-28 00:00:00 2021-02-28 23:59:00 America/Chicago Teen Writing Contest Fremont Public Library

Sunday, February 28
All day

Add to Calendar 2021-02-28 00:00:00 2021-02-28 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 TIME.
  • No school assignments.
  • Limit of 1 entry per person.
  • Submission period: January 4-February 28
  • Enter online using the link on the Teen page of our website. 

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 possible). 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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Fremont Public Library

Phone: 847-566-8702
Fax: 847-566-0204

Hours
Mon, Feb 22 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 23 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 24 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 25 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 26 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Mon, Feb 22 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 23 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 24 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 25 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 26 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Address
1170 N. Midlothian Road
Mundelein
, Illinois 60060
Tel: 847-566-8702
Fax: 847-566-0204

About the library

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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