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Literary Costume Contest for Teens - DEADLINE EXTENDED

Submit a photo of your entry through Nov 1

2020-10-22 00:00:00 2020-10-22 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Literary Costume Contest for Teens - DEADLINE EXTENDED Online

Thursday, October 22
All day

Add to Calendar 2020-10-22 00:00:00 2020-10-22 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Literary Costume Contest for Teens - DEADLINE EXTENDED Create a costume based on a character from your favorite book, and you can enter to win a prize in one of five different costume categories! The contest is open to teens in grades 6-12. Online

Create a costume based on a character from your favorite book, and you can enter to win a prize in one of five different costume categories! The contest is open to teens in grades 6-12.

Contest categories include Most Creative, Silliest, Most Realistic, Scariest, and Most Obscure. A $20 Starbucks gift card will be awarded to the winner of each of these five categories. Online voting by the public will take place through the library's website from November 3-8, and winners will be announced on November 9. Photos may also be displayed in the online Teen Art Gallery page on the library website as well as on the library's social media.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Contest entries will be accepted October 1-November 1. To enter, take a photo of yourself wearing your costume. Attach that photo to an email with the subject line "Literary Costume Contest" and send it to youngadult@carmel.lib.in.us with the following information:

your first, last name, and the grade you're in

the name of the character you are dressing up as

the name of the book that character is from

Your submission must follow all the rules for entry. See complete rules for entry here.

A link for public voting will be available on the library's website and social media from November 3-8. All submissions will be displayed to the public during the voting period and in an online gallery on the Teens page of the library’s website after the contest ends. Select photos may be used on the library’s social media.

For questions, please contact the Young Adult Department at youngadult@carmel.lib.in.us.

AGE GROUP: | Teens |

EVENT TYPE: | Arts/Crafts |

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Mon, Oct 26 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Tue, Oct 27 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Wed, Oct 28 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Thu, Oct 29 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Fri, Oct 30 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Sat, Oct 31 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Sun, Nov 01 Closed

About the library

Upcoming events

Sat, Oct 31, All day
Online
Read and review Young Adult books. This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in grades 7-12.

Sat, Oct 31, All day
Online
Wearing is caring! This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in grades 6-12.

Sat, Oct 31, All day
Online
Open to all teens in grades 6–12.

Sun, Nov 01, All day
Online
Create and share photos of a craft or art piece that represents a book you've enjoyed. This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in grades 6-12.

Sun, Nov 01, All day
Online
Create a costume based on a character from your favorite book, and you can enter to win a prize in one of five different costume categories! The contest is open to teens in grades 6-12.

Mon, Nov 02, All day
Online
An online book club for kids ages 9-12 and their caregivers with weekly activities throughout November. Registration is required and begins October 19.

Mon, Nov 02, All day
Main Library
Families with kids of all ages can create holiday greetings for active military members and mail them in our prepaid-postage envelopes.

Mon, Nov 02, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 2-3. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Mon, Nov 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Mon, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
With authors Nina Moreno and Tori Bovalino

Mon, Nov 02, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Tue, Nov 03, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 4-6. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Tue, Nov 03, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Wed, Nov 04, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
A video series for children ages 0-5 to explore the five practices of early literacy: talk, sing, read, write, and play. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Wed, Nov 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Wed, Nov 04, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Thu, Nov 05, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 0-12 months. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Nov 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Thu, Nov 05, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Fri, Nov 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Mon, Nov 09, All day
Merchants' Square Main Library
Stop by the Merchants' Square Main Library for a board game kit to celebrate International Games Week.

Mon, Nov 09, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 2-3. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 10, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 4-6. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Wed, Nov 11, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
A video series for children ages 0-5 to explore the five practices of early literacy: talk, sing, read, write, and play. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Nov 12, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 0-12 months. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Mon, Nov 16, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 2-3. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 17, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 4-6. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online
Teens in grades 6–12 can earn volunteer hours as they learn about the library's free online tutoring service Tutor.com at this library-sponsored focus group. Registration is required.

Wed, Nov 18, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
A video series for children ages 0-5 to explore the five practices of early literacy: talk, sing, read, write, and play. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Nov 19, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 0-12 months. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.