Create your original short film. Maximum length: 3 minutes. Upload your film to Youtube. Complete the online entry form at: library.loudoun.gov/teenfilm. Deadline: July 28. For ages 12-18. Prizes awarded for first, second and third place winners at the Film Finale at Gum Spring Library on August 11, 2:00 pm to which everyone is invited.
Take part in our first annual adult short story writing contest. Prizes awarded for ages 19 & up. Follow submission guidelines at library.loudoun.gov/adultshortstorycontest Submit your entry: June 10-August 5, at: email@example.com For adults. The writing contest finale will be held at Rust Library on Saturday, September 21, 7:00 pm (after hours).
Attend the 3rd Annual Writers' Conference on June 15 at Gum Spring Library or try any of our writing workshops:
Write On! Writing Workshops for Adults presented by author and writing coach David Hazard: Saturday, June 1, 3:00 pm: Rust Library Wednesday, June 5, 7:00 pm: Cascades Library Tuesday, June 11, 7:00 pm: Purcellville Library Wednesday, June 19, 7:00 pm: Gum Spring Library Saturday, June 22, 2:00 pm: Lovettsville Library Saturday, June 29, 3:00 pm: Ashburn Library Saturday, July 13, 2:00 pm: Sterling Library Saturday, July 20, 2:00 pm: Middleburg Library
Write On! Adult Writing Workshops presented by professor and adjunct lecturer Victor Kryston (Registration required) Tuesdays, June 25, July 2 & July 9, 7:00-9:00 pm: Rust Library Tuesdays, July 16, 23, & 30, 7:00-9:00 pm: Cascades Library
Write On! Writing Short Stories with Bobbi Carducci Tuesday, July 16, 7:00 pm: Purcellville Library
Write On! Adult Writing Workshop presented by author Kevin Summers Wednesday, July 17, 7:00 pm: Gum Spring Library