Tenth Congressional District Democrats poetry awards night

Daily Herald report
Posted4/3/2019 1:00 AM

The Tenth Congressional District Democrats will host its 9th Annual Tenth Dems Poetry and Prose Contest Awards Night on Wednesday, April 10, 7 p.m., at the Jack Benny Center for the Arts in Bowen Park, 39 Jack Benny Drive, Waukegan. Admission is free. Refreshments will be served. Contest winners will be announced and Tenth Dems will award 12 gift cards (first, second, third, and three honorable mentions for poetry and prose, respectively) totaling more than $1,000. Participants included students attending high schools in Waukegan, Zion, and North Chicago who submitted an original poem, essay, or story inspired by this year's theme, RESPECT. Winning entries are selected by panels of published poets. Every participant is invited to read their original work. To join Tenth Dems on Awards Night, RSVP at https://act.myngp.com/Forms/7794185500718270208?midqs=8Aro4wT0Dqr0C4uNTT7M0A==

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