Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Library hosts poetry contest
You cant make a living writing poetry, but you could win a $25 gift certificate for your original poem in a local poetry contest.
Submit up to two poems youve written by April 12 at 6 p.m.to the Fayette County Public Library, 1821 Heritage Park Way, Fayetteville, GA 30214. Winners will be notified by April 14 and will be invited to read their prize-winning poetry at the librarys annual Poetry Night April 16 from 7:30-9 p.m.
One prize in each of the following categories will be awarded: Childrens I (grades K-2), Childrens II (grades 3-5), Intermediate (grades 6-9) and Adult.
Each entrant can submit up to two original poems. One copy must include poets name, address, telephone number and entry category: the second copy must include only the poem.
No poems will be returned.
For more information, call Steve McMinn at 770-461-8841, extension 5342.