Enter the Friends of the Gates Public Library’s K-12 Poetry Contest
$50 First Prizes and $25 Runner-Up Prizes in three divisions: K-5, Middle School and High School. A special $25 Prize will be awarded
for a poem based on a Gates theme.
- Contest is open to all K-12 students who live or go to school within the Gates Chili Central School District.
- Poems must include the student’s name, address, phone number, their school’s name and grade. Students may submit up to two poems.
- Poems may be written in any style, rhymed or unrhymed. Maximum length: 25 lines. Entries must be legible.
- Contest winners will be honored at the Friends Annual Meeting on May 18, 2023 at Gates Public Library.
Poems due by Friday, April 14, 2023
Send your poems to:
Friends Poetry Contest
Gates Public Library
902 Elmgrove Road
Rochester, New York 14624
Posted on March 28, 2023Back to News