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Berkshire Athenaeum
Summer Reading Club 2012

Short Story Writing Contest


  • For Children and Young Adults, K - Grade 12 .
  • Cash prizes!
  • Applications and further information for Young Adult's entries and Children's entries available online and also from from the Children's Library Desk.
  • All entries must be submitted by Monday, July 16 at 4 pm .
  • Awards ceremony and Reception for all participants on Friday, August 17, at 1 pm . The speaker will be David Robinson, retired National Geographic book editor, writer and photographer, who will then award the prizes to the winners. Refreshments to follow.

Summer Reading Club is sponsored by The Massachusetts Library System; Ben & Jerry's; Burger King; Cyberstation; and the wonderful generosity of the The Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.