The McAllen Public Library is proud to announce our 2017 Youth Creative Writing Contest! All children and teens between the ages of 6 to 18 are invited to submit an original work on the theme “I want to build a better world because… .” Poetry of up to 20 lines and flash fiction (short stories … More 2017 Youth Creative Writing Contest
The McAllen Public Library would like to congratulate the winners of our 2016 Youth Writing Contest! The contest is part of our annual McAllen Book Festival, and you can congratulate the winners yourself, hear their entries, and receive a printed anthology at the Awards Ceremony at the festival, this Saturday at 10:00am in the Quiet … More 2016 Youth Writing Contest Winners
Hey kids, looking to flex your creative muscles this summer and share a bit about yourself through your writing? The McAllen Public Library, in conjunction with the McAllen Book Festival, is excited to announce the 2016 Youth Writing Contest. It is open to children and teens ages 6 to 18 years of age. This year’s … More 2016 Youth Writing Contest
We are very excited to announce the winners and honorable mentions for the very first Creative Writing Contest for adults, hosted here at MPL. Submissions were reviewed anonymously by a panel of judges last week. Here’s what the judges had to say: Without further ado, we extend a big congratulations to our winners and honorable … More Announcing the winners of MPL’s Creative Writing Contest for adults!