01 Aug Grandparent’s Day Essay Contest
It’s time for the library’s third annual Grandparent’s Day Essay Contest co-sponsored by Brentwood at La Porte! All 2nd through 8th graders are invited to write an essay about a grandparent. The library will judge them and select a winner in each category, 2nd-3rd graders, 4th-5th graders, and 6th-8th graders. The winners will be invited to read their essays at a Grandparent’s Day reception on Sunday, September 10 at 2:00pm at Brentwood, 2002 Andrew Ave., La Porte. They will also be invited to read their essays on AM 1420 WIMS radio. All essay writers and their families are invited to the reception. The delicious reception and prizes for the winners and all other essay writers present are provided by Brentwood. Reservations for the reception are due by Friday, September 8. Essays are due to a La Porte County Public Library location by Friday, September 1.