Awards Ceremony: The 17th Annual Doris Dickenson Young Writers Contest

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Program Description


First, second, and third-place winners will be chosen for each grade level (sixth, seventh, and eighth grades), and an honorable mention will be given to each grade. First-place winners will receive $100; second place will receive $75; third place will receive $50; and honorable mentions will receive $25. Essayists are encouraged but not required to attend the awards ceremony to celebrate with friends, family, library staff, and volunteers.  


Advance Registration Encouraged

Advance registration encouraged, but not required, in order to receive an email reminder about the event. Walk-ins welcome!

Room Capacity

If the room meets maximum capacity, we will admit entrance on a first-come, first-served basis. 


This program is offered in English.