The 20th Annual Young Writers Contest
All Library locations will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18 for a staff development event.
The annual contest is open to children ages 5-12. Entries can be anything from poems to essays to short stories.
Entry forms can be picked up at all Kansas City Public Library and Johnson County Library locations as well as The Reading Reptile. The deadline for entries is January 21, 2013.