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Enter our Scary Story Contest!

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September 18, 2012

A creative writing contest and workshop for grades 6-12.

Teens throughout Marathon County are invited to submit their best original spine-chilling tales to be featured on the MCPL website! Winning entries will be featured in the 2013 edition of "Pixels & Pages," the library's annual magazine of teen creative writing and art, and excerpts two entries will be published in the October 18th issue of the City Pages!

Stories may be submitted online at
(Stories should be at most 1,500 words, original and not published elsewhere.)

Plus, teens can attend our Scary Story Writing Workshop (Sat., 10/13, 2:00pm @ MCPL Wausau) to improve their stories before submitting them to the contest!

For more information, visit or call 715-261-7203.

(from the MCPL Newsletter, Sept.-Nov. 2012

Newsletter Teens Writing

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