The Wethersfield Library Children’s Department

& the Wethersfield Chamber of Commerce

are co-sponsoring a


Writing Contest

Winner will: “Light the tree” during the 3rd Annual Holiday’s on Main festivities
Theme:         Which December holiday means the most to you and why?
Eligibility:     Contest is open to children in grades 3 through 6 who are Wethersfield                                       residents. Only one entry per person.
Format:        Submissions may be essays, or poetry; should be typed and a maximum of two                         pages double spaced in 12 point font. May not use last year’s entry.
To Enter:     Each participant and his/her parent/caregiver must complete and sign the official                       entry form below, and attach to entry.
Return entry to the Wethersfield Library-Children’s Department or email to
    address below, no later than 4:45 p.m. on Friday, November 30th.
                  Winner will be notified by Tuesday, December 4th.
Prize:         Winner will “light the tree” during the Wethersfield Chamber of Commerce 3rd                          Annual Holiday’s on Main event on Thursday, December 6th.  Winner must                              arrive at Lucky Lou’s by 5:30 p.m. for the 6:00 p.m. tree lighting.

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Entry Form

(Please attach to your entry)


    Name: (please print, first & last) ________________________________Grade: _______


   Address:____________________________ Phone Number:________________


     Child Signature: _________________________________________________


   Parent Signature:_________________________________________________

Wethersfield Library Children’s Department

515 Silas Deane Highway

Wethersfield, CT 06109

Children’s #: (860) 257-2801; Main #: (860) 529-2665





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