Essay Writers Can Win Cash Prizes this Summer

The deadline for the essay contest is September 3.

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.

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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!


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