• Poetry Contest Reception at Hedgehog.INK Book Store

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    Name: Poetry Contest Reception at Hedgehog.INK Book Store
    Date: May 7, 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
    Event Description:

    First Ever Poetry Contest during the month of April

    Pick up an entry form at the store beginning April 1, 2019

    Form: Your choice of the poetry form you would like to use. Limit length to no more than one page per poem.

    Age Groups: 12 and under



    Super Citizens 65+

    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded in each age group.

    1st place – $25

    2nd place – $15

    3rd place – $10

    Entry: Entry fee is $5. An entry may include up to 3 poems. One entry per person, fee to be submitted with the application form.

    Deadline: All entries must be delivered or mailed to Hedgehog.INK! 16 S Main, Fort Scott, KS 66701 by 5:00 p.m. on April 30, 2019.


    • Entries need to be typewritten if at all possible. (Neat hand-written manuscripts will be accepted.)
    • The attached form will serve as your entry. Include your name, grade, address, email or phone number and the title of each poem submitted.
    • Each poem should include a title and be submitted on a separate page. No other information should be included. A number will be assigned to each participant at the time of submission.
    • Remember, do not include your name on your poem.

    A poetry contest reception will be held

    May 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the store

    Winners will be announced at this time

    Light refreshments will be served


    Poetry Contest

    Entry Form

    Deadline – 5:00 pm. April 30, 2019

    Name: ______________________________________ Date: _______________________

    Check age group: _____Under 12 _____12-20 _____21-64 _____Super Citizens 65+

    Address: ______________________________________________ Phone: ___________________________

    Email: __________________________________ Assigned #: _____________________________

    Title of each Poem: (Remember each poem needs to be on a separate page.) – Limit of 3 poems

    Please deliver or mail your submission and entry fee to: Hedgehog.INK!

    16 S. Main

    Fort Scott, KS 66701

    Questions: Call 620-670-2672

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