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Enter coloring contest and you might win bag of books

There’s still time to enter YDR’s Thanksgiving coloring page contest and get a chance to win this bag of books from York County Libraries and a $25 Target gift card. The deadline is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7. Winner will be … Continue reading

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One book. One community. Five choices.

It’s time to select the book that will be read for the One Book One Community initiative. The program is in its 11th year and represents a collaboration between 80 libraries in six counties, according to a news release. One … 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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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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