Friday, October 12, 2012

Celebrate Teen Read Week at the Santa Clara City Library 

The Santa Clara City Library has PROGRAMS and a WRITING CONTEST to encourage teens to read for the fun of it.

Monday, October 15 at 3:00 p.m.
Hunger Games Book
Trivia Contest:
Test your knowledge of the book and win prizes!

Monday, October 15 at 4;00 p.m.
The Hunger Games Movie and Pizza:
Come watch the movie with friends and enjoy free pizza!

Saturday, October 20 at 2:00 p.m.
Teen Fiction Authors Program:
Meet Tamar Hela, author of Feast Island, and Ingrid Paulson, author of Valkyrie Rising. They will talk about and read from their books. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Teen Read Week Writing Contest: The Library Dares You...To Write For the Fun of It

Deadline: October 20, 2012

Write about a postive experience you had because you did something on a dare, just for the fun of it, or challenged yourself to do something you were afraid to do. Explain what happened and how it turned out.

Amazon Kindle Fire Grand Prize!
Cash Prizes Awarded in Middle and High School Categorie
1st place - $75.00
2nd place - $50.00
3rd place - $25.00

Deadline: All entries must be received by the Central Park Youth Services desk on Saturday, October 20, 2012.

Winners will be notified by email or phone and then recognized at a special reception, open to the public, on Monday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the Redwood Room. R.S.V.P.s requested.

All programs made possible with support from the Foundation and Friends of the Santa Clara City Library.

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