The Shelby County Reads Writing and Art Contest is back!
The theme for Shelby County Reads 2019 is ‘Adoption and Family.’ All ages will respond to the same question: “What makes a family?” The responses can be an essay, a story or a work of art.
(K-2nd grades): Limit: 50 words
(3rd-5th grades): Limit: 200 words
(6th-8th grades): Limit: 300 words
(9th-12th grades): Limit: 500 words
(Adult): Limit: 500 words
In each of the categories, the prizes will be gift cards from Three Sisters Books & Gifts in the following amounts: 1st prize - $50, 2nd prize - $25 and 3rd prize - $15.
Winners will be recognized at the SHELBY COUNTY READS CELEBRATION on Tues., October 22 at 7:00 p.m. at the Shelby County Public Library. Shelby County Reads is made possible (in part) thanks to a grant from the City of Shelbyville.
Submit entries by Tuesday, October 1, to the Shelby County Public Library, 57 West Broadway, Three Sisters Books & Gifts, 7 Public Square, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete and attach this entry form. For email submitted entries, please include your Name, School, Address (if home-schooled or an adult entry), Grade, Teacher and Phone Number.
For more information call Barb at Three Sisters Books and Gifts. 392-2270.