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April - June 2014     VOLUME 18 ISSUE 2
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12th Annual Poetry Contest

Scott N. Amey

The East Lake County Library is holding its 12th Annual Poetry Contest in honor of April as National Poetry Month. Entries are being accepted now until May 3, 2014. The Poetry Contest is for all ages and will be separated into three age groups: Children’s Group, to 12 years old; Teen Group, 13-18 years old; and Adult Group, 19 and up. The Contest will be judged by the Palm Writers Group.

12th Annual Poetry Contest Guidelines
There is no limit to how many entries that can be submitted by one person. Qualifying Entries Should Be…
• On Any Topic
• Any Style of Writing
• Preferred Typed
• Poetry should be on ONE page of 8 ½ x 11” paper

The deadline for entries is May 3, 2014.

Download the entry form at Deliver completed entry form with your original poetry or mail it to the East Lake County Library, 31340 C.R. 437 South, Sorrento, FL 32776.

Entries can also be submitted online at

For additional information on this contest call Scott Amey at (352)-383-9980.