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WQLN Kids Writers Contest 2018

Write & Illustrate Your Own Story

Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, and 3rd Grade Students


1st Place Winners

  • will receive a Kindle Fire!
  • will be enrolled in the WQLN Kids Club!
  • will have story excerpts featured on
    WQLN-TV 54.1.

2nd & 3rd Place Winners

  • will receive cool prizes!

All Winners

  • will be recognized at the winners
    reception in May.

WQLN Education’s Kids Writers Contest is
designed to promote the advancement
of children’s literacy skills through handson,
active learning. The contest allows kids
to experience the hands-on process of
developing their own stories and illustrations,
which builds language skills such as reading,
grammar and syntax, and encourages
creativity.

WQLN Education’s Kids Writers Contest runs
from runs January 1 through March 31 and is
open to children in kindergarten, first, second
and third grades. First, second, and third place
prizes are awarded in all grade levels.

For more information, visit wqln.org/writers.


Drop off or mail entries to:
WQLN Education Kids Writers Contest
8425 Peach Street, Erie, PA 16509

Or drop off entries only at the following
Erie County Public Library branches:
Blasco, Edinboro, Iroquois Avenue,
Lincoln Community Center, or Millcreek


Entries accepted beginning January 1, 2018 • Entry Deadline: 5:00pm on March 31, 2018
For more information contact: Kathy Woodard at (814) 217-6001 or kcarducci@wqln.org

Blasco Concert Series: Fall 2017

The Blasco Concert Series for Fall 2017 will take place in the H.O. Hirt Auditorium.

Sunday, October 15th2 PMBAYFRONT BRASS QUINTET
Beautiful Brass - A Petite Concert
Sunday, November 12th3 PMCONCERT BAND OF NW PENNSYLVANIA
Our Patriotic Concert 2017
Sunday, November 19th 2 PMGEM CITY CONCERT BAND
Fall Concert
Monday, December 4th7 PMPRESQUE ISLE FLUTE CHOIR
Holiday Concert
Thursday, December 7th7 PMJR. PHILHARMONIC ENSEMBLES
Winter Concert

Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Friends of the Erie County Library.