Aspiring Artists and Writers Can Win Prizes this Summer
The library is offering two contests this summer for teens.
The theme for this year's Teen Cover Art contest is "Award Winners." Design a new cover of an award winning book. Students in rising grades 7-12 are eligible to enter and win Amazon gift cards. Contest ends August 5. More details here.
Writers can enter the Essay and Poetry Contest for a chance to win $100. Students in rising grades 7-9 are eligible to enter. The contest ends September 3. More details here.
Here are two lists of resources selected for you by the staff at Kingstowne Library:
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- Titles on Order
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- Discover more titles to enjoy through the library's online resources
- Book lists
Teen Book Groups
Centreville Regional Library, Chantilly Regional Library, City of Fairfax Regional Library, Patrick Henry Library, Richard Byrd Library, and Sherwood Regional Library have once a month meetings for teens. Check the calendar of events for specifics and to register.
Want to start your own book discussion group? Check out one of the library's book discussion kits of titles for teens. Kits include ten copies of the same book and you can keep them for six weeks!
Staff welcome your suggestions of titles to add to the library's collection.