Kids poetry contest set |

Kids poetry contest set

Staff reports

The Douglas County Public Library will celebrate National Library Week with a Kid’s Poetry Contest.

April 9-15 is the week, and children in Douglas County in grades 3 to 6 are invited to submit poems by Saturday, April 1.

All entries will be displayed at the library. Selected poems will be printed in The Record-Courier and poets will be invited to read their work at the library’s Night of 1,000 Stars at 7 p.m. April 14.

Poetry entries should include the poet’s name, phone number and grade and should be dropped off at the Douglas County library, 1625 Library Lane off County Road in Minden.

For more information, call 782-9841.