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Town House • First Floor (Hallway)

* Amateur exhibitors only. Ribbons Only are awarded *


Gayle Huntress, Julie Bullock, Judith Berg Kohn, Mary Warbasse


• All entries must be received no later than 3:00pm on Thursday, August 17th at the
• Paige Memorial Library, P.O. Box 128, Hardwick, MA 01037. Mailed or online
• entries must be received by the same date. To submit your entry online, please
• click here or click on the icon at the bottom of this page.

• Entries must be limited to 1000 words (equivalent to about 4 double-spaced
• pages with one inch margins and 11 to 12-point font.)
• Please do not write your name on your entry. Include a separate sheet or card

• with your name, address, age, and class.
• One entry allowed per class.

• Separate classes for:

      – Children: up to 8 years

      – Youth: 9–12 years
      – Teens: 13–16 years

      – Adult: 17+ years


A. POETRY (any free verse or any verse that follows a rhyme theme) 

B. PICTURE BOOKS (No clip art. Adult entries welcome! Picture books should be
    no longer than 20 pages.)

C. FICTION (any piece of fiction) 

D. NON-FICTION (any piece of non-fiction such as editorial, essay, school paper,
    scientific paper, biography, or opinion editorial)

Deadline for entries is 3:00pm on Thursday, August 17, 2023

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