Category Archives: Competitions

Seen + Heard Zine

Coinciding with Seniors Week 2015, the Blue Mountains Library held a creative competition for library members aged 13—21. The brief was to write a story or poem, or create an artwork about seniors in the Blue Mountains Community. And the response … Continue reading

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Live Life! 2014

The Blue Mountains City Library hosted the third year of Live Life! Portrait Competition for young adults (ages 15 – 21yrs). Coinciding with NSW Seniors Week, the competition entries could be of any medium, and needed to have a Blue … Continue reading

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Book Week Art Competition Awards

Last week we held our award ceremony for the winners of the Book Week Art Competition, giving out prizes to the keen young artists. Attended by the winners and their family and friends, it was a wonderful afternoon. Library Manager … Continue reading

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Book Week Character Art Competition for Kids – The Winners Announced!

Firstly, thank you to every child who entered our Book Week Art Competition. The creativity, artistic talent and love of books and reading is inspiring, and heart-warming. Our judge, Illustrator Louis Shea, had to choose from over 200 entries to … Continue reading

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‘Live Life’ Art Competition – for ages 15-21yrs

‘Live Life’ Portrait Competition for Young Adults This year will mark the second ‘Live Life’ Youth Art Talent Portrait Competition held by the Blue Mountains Library. The artistic brief is for youths aged 15-21yrs to produce a portrait of a … Continue reading

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December Book Review Winner

A big thank you to all of those who entered our Love2Read book review competition each month last year. It was wonderful to find out what all of you were reading, and discover some new writers! Patricia Allen has won … Continue reading

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Podcast with Book Review Winner Patricia Allen

As some of you may remember, Patricia Allen was our winner of the Love2Read Book Review Competition back in October. This week she was a guest on Listeners in the Mist, the library podcast, reading her winning entry and talking to John … Continue reading

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