Lake County Rising Poem and Essay Contest for Students

When: Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at 6:30pm

Where: Round Lake Beach Civic Center, 2007 N. Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach

What: Lake County States Attorney Eric Rinehart sponsors the tenth annual Lake County Rising poem and essay contest for Lake County high school students, including poster entries from those in middle school. The theme is “Love Unchained: Finding, Defining, and Reclaiming Our Voices.” Winners will be announced at the event, which includes a resource fair for nonprofit organizations that provide services to women and/or children. Online submission rules and instructions.  For questions, email For more information, visit the Facebook page.

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