Posts Tagged: Contests
Teens aged 10-18 are invited to enter our 13th annual poetry contest. Submit up to 6 poems by email, snail mail or in person at the library by April 18.
Gift cards to Barnes & Noble will be awarded for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, and all winning entries will be printed in a booklet to be distributed at the library.
Please include all necessary contact information with each submission, so we know who to credit. Only residents of Illinois are eligible to enter.
Unanswered Questions? Contact librarian Donna Block at (847) 663-6434 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Voting for our 3rd annual Teen Choice Awards will begin March 1! Starting on the first of the month, stop by the Reference or A/V desks to vote for your favorite movie, music, and more.
Get a small prize for voting, and you’ll also be entered in a drawing for larger prizes at the end of the month.
Any guesses for the winners this year? Avatar? Lady Gaga?
Ever wanted to create your own board game or card game? Now’s your chance! Create your game from a mixture of raw materials and pieces of other games. You make up the rules and decide how the game can be played and won.
When: Sat. Nov. 14 1:00-2:30pm
Where: Board Room, 6960 W. Oakton St.
Celebrate reading with art!
Submit your original art and we may display it in the library and on the Teen Scene blog! First place will also win a $50 gift card. Art may be done in a variety of mediums, and must fit the dimensions 700 pixels by 225 pixels. Submit your art at the 2nd floor reference desk, by email to email@example.com; or mail to Donna Block c/o Niles Public Library District, 6960 W. Oakton St., Niles, IL 60714.
Finalists will be displayed in the library and at the top of the Teen Scene blog. The submission deadline is Saturday, October 24. To enter you must be between the ages 12 and 18 as of Oct. 24, 2009. Limit three entries per artist. Email entries may be submitted as one message.
What kind of artwork can you submit? Drawing, painting, photography, collage – anything that will look good on a website!
Please note we cannot return entries. Winners will be contacted by telephone. Submitting entries for the contest constitutes permission to publish your name and art should your entry win.
Questions? Ask a Librarian! If the chat box says that no one is available, then email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 847-663-6434
Tuesday July 28 2:00-4:00pm Play Guitar Hero 4 just for fun or practice for the tournament!
Wednesday July 29 2:00-5:00 Compete for prizes! Individual and group compeition. Brackets will be used in the individual competition.
Special prizes for a new group competition in Guitar Hero 4. Sign up to perform as a group and the audience will vote for their favorite. Grades 5th-12th, only!
Check out some of these books that have been turned into summer movies. Which is better, the movie or the book? Tell us what you think and you could win a gift card!
My Sister’s Keeper opened June 26.
I Love You, Beth Cooper opens July 10.
Harry Potter & the Half-Blood Prince opens July 15.
Join Summer Reading and earn prizes!