The Chelmsford Library is pleased to announce we will be holding our annual MacKay Spooky Story Contest. If you like to write and you like spooky stories, then this contest is for you! Anyone in Kindergarten through 12th grade can enter. The deadline is Friday October 18h, 2013, by library’s close (5:00 p.m. MacKay/5:30 p.m. Main.) Stories must be original, printed or typed and include your name, grade, and phone number. One author per entry, please. All stories must have a beginning, a middle, and an end.
Writers are encouraged to use their imaginations to create an original spooky story that has a beginning, middle, and an end. Please submit your entries to: The MacKay Library, Spooky Story Contest, 43 Newfield St, N. Chelmsford, MA 01863 or Chelmsford Public Library, Spooky Story Contest, Attn: Bonnie Rankin, 25 Boston Rd, Chelmsford, MA 01824. They can be mailed or delivered in person at either library in the Children’s room. For more information call (978)256-5521 x124 or x135 or visit http://www.chelmsfordlibrary.org/mackay/programs.html . This program is being funded through the Chelmsford Friends of the Library.
Prizes will be awarded to the top three stories in each age group. Good luck and may the best spooky story win! Awards will be passed out at the MacKay Spooky Story Celebration, Friday, October 25th at 6:30, at the Chelmsford Community Center, 31 Princeton St, North Chemsford.