Essay Contest Kick-off

Takoma Park Library

Essay Contest Kick-off

Thursday, May 9, 2013, 7 p.m.

Meet Takoma resident and writer, Carolivia Herron!

To kick off the Friends of the Takoma Park Library essay contest she will talk about what life was like in Takoma 50 years ago and how we might describe life to Takoma residents of the future.

The Friends are soliciting essays from today's youth to include in the Takoma Time Capsule to be buried on the site of the new playground at the Takoma Recreation Center in 2013 and opened in the year 2063.  There are three age categories and entries of no more than 1000 words are due at the Takoma Park Neighborhood Library by June 1, 2013.  Prizes will be awarded June 15.

Come to the event with Carolivia Herron for more details or call the library at 202-576-7252.