You could win thousands of dollars during National Library Week | Arts & Culture
It’s National Library Week and there are lots of events and contests through the week to participate in. You could even win thousands of dollars for your library. Follow the link here to read more about events through this week.
Share your library story in a tweet and compose a library themed twaiku, you could win a $50 dollar Amazon gift certificate. The contest continues throughout library week and ends on Wednesday April 13. Tag your submissions #nlwtwaiku. Click the link here to read more about the contest.
Some lucky teens will win thousands of dollars for their library during the “Why I need my library” contest. Students were asked to submit videos and essays on why they love their library. Yidan Zeng and Sophia Mason, White Station Juniors, are in the editing process of their video about “Why they need and love “the Central Library. Zeng writes about how visiting the Central Library helpd her make friends when she was very young learning to speak English, Zeng wrote, “I used to make friends that way; whenever I saw someone reading a book I had read, I would strike up a conversation, and soon, we weren't strangers anymore." Good luck ladies. The last day to submit your video is April 18. Follow the link here to read more about the contest, rules, prizes, and check out some of the entr videos posted to YouTube.
There are lots of events and contests this week during National Library Week, call or log onto your neighborhood library to find out how you can participate.
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