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Literary Costume Contest for Teens Deadline

Submit a photo of your entry through Nov 1

2020-11-01 00:00:00 2020-11-01 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Literary Costume Contest for Teens Deadline Online

Sunday, November 01
All day

Add to Calendar 2020-11-01 00:00:00 2020-11-01 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Literary Costume Contest for Teens Deadline 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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Tue, Dec 01 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Wed, Dec 02 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Thu, Dec 03 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Fri, Dec 04 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Sat, Dec 05 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Sun, Dec 06 Closed

About the library

Upcoming events

Sat, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Draw along with local author/illustrator Jennifer Zivoin during this Facebook Live event. What we draw is decided by you!

Mon, Dec 07, All day
Online
Week-long coding activities for families with children ages 4-12. Registration is required and begins December 7 at carmel.beanstack.com.

Mon, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Mon, Dec 07, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Tue, Dec 08, 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.

Tue, Dec 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Tue, Dec 08, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Wed, Dec 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Wed, Dec 09, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Thu, Dec 10, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded STEM workshop and take-home kit for children ages 5-13 and their families. Enjoy this month’s video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Dec 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
Photographer and author Tom Casalini joins us for a virtual author conversation via Facebook Live. 

Thu, Dec 10, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded STEAM workshop and take-home kit for children ages 4-7 with caregivers and children ages 8-12 on their own. Enjoy this month’s video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Thu, Dec 10, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Fri, Dec 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Sat, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Draw along with local author/illustrator Jennifer Zivoin during this Facebook Live event. What we draw is decided by you!

Mon, Dec 14, All day
Online
Join Jim Gill to sing, dance, and play together during this 30-minute virtual concert for families with children ages 0-5.

Tue, Dec 15, All day
Online
Join Jim Gill to sing, dance, and play together during this 30-minute virtual concert for families with children ages 0-5.

Tue, Dec 15, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Merchants' Square Main Library
Give blood at the Versiti Blood Center of Indiana's Blood Mobile in the Merchants' Square Main Library parking lot. Appointments are required.
Register

Wed, Dec 16, All day
Online
Join Jim Gill to sing, dance, and play together during this 30-minute virtual concert for families with children ages 0-5.

Fri, Dec 18, All day
Online
Wintertime literacy-building activities and reading fun for children ages 0-5 and children in elementary school. Registration is required and begins December 18 at carmel.beanstack.com.

Fri, Dec 18, All day
Online
Registration begins December 18 at carmel.beanstack.com.

Fri, Dec 18, All day
Online
Stick with reading this winter! For grades 6-12. Registration is required and begins December 18 at carmel.beanstack.com.

Fri, Dec 18, All day
Online
Write Arlo the Gecko a letter or draw a picture and send it to his email address, and he'll send YOU a personalized reply!

Fri, Dec 18, All day
Online
Where in the world is Arlo? He's missing, and it's up to you to find him! You'll need a CCPL library card to complete this challenge because we'll be exploring some of our digital resources.

Sat, Dec 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online
Draw along with local author/illustrator Jennifer Zivoin during this Facebook Live event. What we draw is decided by you!

Sat, Dec 26, All day
Online
Share your favorite recipe for our community digital cookbook.

Mon, Dec 28, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Online
From books and animals to general knowledge and pop culture, this event for families with kids ages 5-12 is sure to entertain! Registration is required.
Registration opens Monday, December 14 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 30, 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.

Wed, Dec 30, All day
Merchants' Square Main Library
Decorate for the season with a Winter Decor Take-and-Make Kit from the library.

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

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

Thu, Dec 31, All day
Online
Open to all teens in grades 6–12.

Thu, Dec 31, All day
Merchants' Square Main Library
Can you guess these popular Young Adult books by their publishers' descriptions?

Fri, Jan 01, All day
Online
Share recommendations for great books. This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in Grades 6-12.

Fri, Jan 01, All day
Merchants' Square Main Library
Learn how to crochet a scarf on your own time with this month's Library Takeout for Teens. Registration is required.