(via the Ottawa Public Library)
The Ottawa Public Library’s 21st annual Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest is underway. Writers between the ages of 9 and 17 must submit their work by February 15, 2016.
In order to help prepare participants to enter the contest, the following workshops will be offered:
For ages 9-12
January 22: Poetry (JC Sulzenko) – Beaverbrook
January 22: Short story (Catherine Austen) – Carlingwood
January 29: Poésie et nouvelles (Sylvie Frigon) – North Gloucester
For ages 13-17
February 6: Poésie et nouvelles (Sylvie Frigon) – St-Laurent
February 13: Poetry and short story (Caroline Pignat) – Greenboro
Workshops are free to attend, but online registration is required.