Norwood Public Library is kicking off National Library Week (April 3-9th) with a Spring Writing Contest for Teens! Area teens ages 12-19 years old are invited to submit their original work. Each winner will receive a $30 gift certificate to the Brewer Bookstore and have their work showcased on the Norwood Public Library website. Prizes are generously sponsored by Stewart’s Shops Holiday Match. There will be three categories:

Best Poem (1 page maximum)
Best Short Story (5,000 word maximum)
Best Short Script (2-15 pages. Submission can be a single act from larger play).

Submissions open April 3rd. The deadline to submit is April 29th at 4:00pm. Winners will be announced the following week. Email submissions to nowlib@ncls.org or drop them off in person at 1 Morton Street, Norwood NY.