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York County Libraries, York Emporium celebrate Banned Books Week

York County Libraries and The York Emporium are celebrating the freedom to read during Banned Books Week in York, Pa., Sept. 21-28, 2013.

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‘Building Our House’ author Jonathan Bean to visit Midtown Scholar

Harrisburg children’s author Jonathan Bean will be featured at Midtown Scholar bookstore Aug. 17, 2013, in celebration of “Building Our House” being chosen as WITF’s Pick of the Month for August.

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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 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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Have you entered Martin Library’s poetry contest?

Martin Library hosts its annual poetry contest for students in grades 1 through 12, with submissions due by Jan. 19, 2012.

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Authors with York connections aim to be America’s Next Author

Former Spring Grove resident Jen Barton and Shrewsbury author Michael A. Wood Jr. have entered short stories in America’s Next Author, a writing contest sponsored by ebookmall.com.

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