7th Annual Tenth Dems Poetry and Prose Contest Awards Night

When: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 7:00 – 9:00pm

Where: Ramada Waukegan/Gurnee, 200 N. Green Bay Rd., Waukegan.

What: Student authors read works submitted to the 7th Annual Poetry & Prose Contest and prizewinners are honored.

The Tenth Dems 7th Annual Poetry and Prose Contest received submissions from more than 150 high school students in Zion, Waukegan and North Chicago who submitted original, unpublished poetry and prose on the theme of “Service.”  Prizewinners, whose anonymous submissions were selected by our panel of published poets, will receive cash awards ranging from $250, and all participating students are invited to read their original poems, stories, and essays.

The evening’s emcees are Waukegan notables Dulce Ortiz and Marc Jones.  Refreshments will be served.

For additional information or to RSVP, register online.

If you are interested in volunteering to help organize this event, please email events@tenthdems.org or telephone 847-266-VOTE (8683).

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