Douglas County Public Library To Host Poetry Contest In April

Posted By on March 8, 2017

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read

MINDEN, Nev. — In honor of National Poetry Month and National Library Week, the Douglas County Public Library will be hosting a poetry contest for middle schoolers, ages 11-14, and high schoolers, ages 14-18. Students can drop off their poems between April 1 and April 10 at either the Minden or Zephyr Cove Library.

The theme of the contest is “Building Dreams.” Poems may be written in rhyme or freestyle verse and should not exceed two pages in length. First, second, and third place awards will be given in each age group. Winners will be announced on April 11.

The Minden Library is located at 1625 Library Lane. The Zephyr Cove Library is located at 233 Warrior Way. For more information, connect with the Douglas County Public Library on Facebook and Twitter, douglas.lib.nv.us, or call 775-782-9841.

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