Show off your artistic talent! Submit your artwork to the Rust Library Teen Center by 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 8 to include it in this year's MiniCon Art Contest. Digital art should be submitted by 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 8 to RustLibrary@loudoun.gov (subject line: MiniCon). For teens
Share your cosplay skills by participating in the MiniCon Cosplay Contest! Design and create your own anime-themed costume and enter it into the MiniCon competition at 2:30 p.m. at the Rust Library on Saturday, July 8. For teens
Take part in our annual adult short story writing contest. Follow submission guidelines at library.loudoun.gov/writeon then submit your entry: firstname.lastname@example.org by August 31. Winners will be announced at the Write On! Short Story Contest Finale on Saturday, October 7 at the Eat Local Read Local Book Sale and Fair. First Place: $200, Second Place: $100, and Third Place: $50. Winning and honorable mention authors will receive a copy of a book featuring stories from the contest, published by our own Symington Press. For ages 19 & up. Sponsored by the Loudoun Library Foundation.
Starting June 27, visit the Information Desk to sign up for English for Speakers of Other Languages tutoring during July and August. ESOL learners will be partnered with a volunteer for a 1-hour session each week for 2 months. For adults.