Anderson Park Short Story Contest for Middle Schoolers


Friends of Anderson Park is sponsoring a short-story contest open to Montclair middle school students. All or part of the story must involve Anderson Park. Three winners will each receive $75. Stories will be judged by local authors and read by professional actors during a May reception at Watchung Booksellers.
CONTENT: Any genre, although language and subject matter should follow guidelines
that apply in school. Anderson Park must play a role in the story.
LENGTH: 500 to 2,500 words.
FORMAT: Typed, double-spaced, with numbered pages. The author's name, phone number, email, grade, and school name should be on every page.
DEADLINE: Midnight on March 1, 2019. Submit via email to
Information about Anderson Park is at
(Photo by Scot Surbeck)
Event date: 
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 12:00am
Event address: