Category Archives: Contest

New! Poem of the month contest comes to Book Buzz

Poetry is coming from Versify to Book Buzz! If you’ve written poetry for Versify before, you know the drill. There’s a monthly prompt with a theme, and I challenge you to write poems about that theme. There are no prizes, … Continue reading

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Library of Congress opens summer writing contest

The Library of Congress is inviting students entering fifth and sixth grades in the fall to enter “A Book That Shaped Me” summer writing contest, according to a news release.   This is the third year for the contest which now … Continue reading

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On the Shelves: What do York Libraries mean to you?

by Deb Sullivan, community relations coordinator for York County Libraries “Lives change @ your library” is this year’s theme for National Library Week (NLW) which runs today through Saturday. As part of the annual celebration, the American Library Association is … Continue reading

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York County Libraries launches ‘A Book That Shaped Me’ writing contest

York County Libraries announced a Library of Congress contest, “A Book That Shaped Me,” for students going into fifth and sixth grades. The deadline is Aug. 12, 2013.

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Martin Library wins $100 in UGI Reads Twitter contest

Martin Library was selected as a winner of $100 through a Twitter contest run by UGI Utilities’ UGIReads in May 2013.

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York Emporium sponsors 2013 York St. Patrick’s Day Parade Coloring Contest

The York Emporium in York, Pa., is seeking entries for its 2013 York St. Patrick’s Day Parade coloring contest, which runs through 6 p.m. March 10, 2013.

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Stage of Life launches Twitter writing contest

Stage of Life, co-founded by Dallastown’s Eric Thiegs, launches a Short Short Story contest on Twitter. Deadline is midnight PST Feb. 28, 2013.

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Versify launches Poem of the Month contest

Versify launches a Poem of the Month contest, with February’s prompt to write a poem about a historical figure.

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Win a copy of ‘Bead Bugs’ from Red Lion’s Amy Kopperude

Win a copy of “Bead Bugs” by Red Lion author Amy Kopperude, through this Goodreads book giveaway that ends Feb. 4, 2013.

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Win tickets to DreamWrights’ ‘Peter Pan and Wendy’

Book Buzz offers the chance to win three tickets to DreamWrights’ showing of “Peter Pan and Wendy,” running Feb. 8-24, 2013. Deadline is 11:59 p.m., Feb. 3.

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