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
2nd & 3rd Place Winners
- will receive cool prizes!
- 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 hands-on,
active learning. The contest allows kids
to experience the process of
developing their own stories and illustrations,
which builds language skills such as reading,
grammar and syntax, and encourages
WQLN Education’s Kids Writers Contest runs
from 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 email@example.com
Tuesday, January 23 from 6pm to 8pm at Blasco Library
WQLN Education, in partnership with Erie County Public Library,
will present a Writers Workshop for K-3 students to help prepare
them for the WQLN Kids Writers Contest.
Activities will include:
• Writing and illustration tips
• Story time with a local children’s author
This event is free and open to the public.
Registration is not required.
For more information, contact Kathy
at (814) 217-6001 or firstname.lastname@example.org.