When: Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Where: Ramada Waukegan/Gurnee, 200 N. Green Bay Rd., Waukegan.
What: The Tenth Dems Community Connection Annual Poetry and Prose competition invites high school students in Zion, Waukegan and North Chicago to submit original, unpublished entries on the theme of “Service.”
There are two categories and six prizes that will be selected by a panel of poets. Awards will be presented at the Poetry and Prose Awards Night, April 18, 2017. Prize-winning pieces will be published in the Tenth News (an online newsletter). All participants receive a Certificate of Participation and an invitation to read their work at the Awards Night.
For additional information and to submit entries online, visit http://tenthdems.org/contest. Entries will be accepted through March 21, 2017.