Best of Contest – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

The O'Fallon Public Library had its first Adult Writing Contest this summer showcasing the writing skills and passions of area writers, ages 18 and up. Over 80 entries were received between June 1 and midnight, August 1. Winners were selected by a 4-person panel of judges and were announced August 21. Booklets will be printed … Continue reading Best of Contest – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

Best Short Story – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

The O'Fallon Public Library had its first Adult Writing Contest this summer showcasing the writing skills and passions of area writers, ages 18 and up. Over 80 entries were received between June 1 and midnight, August 1. Winners were selected by a 4-person panel of judges and were announced August 21. Booklets will be printed … Continue reading Best Short Story – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

Best Poem – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

The O'Fallon Public Library had its first Adult Writing Contest this summer showcasing the writing skills and passions of area writers, ages 18 and up. Over 80 entries were received between June 1 and midnight, August 1. Winners were selected by a 4-person panel of judges and were announced August 21. Booklets will be printed … Continue reading Best Poem – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

Best Essay – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

The O'Fallon Public Library had its first Adult Writing Contest this summer showcasing the writing skills and passions of area writers, ages 18 and up. Over 80 entries were received between June 1 and midnight, August 1. Winners were selected by a 4-person panel of judges and were announced August 21. Booklets will be printed … Continue reading Best Essay – OFPL 2017 Summer Adult Writing Contest Winner

ICYMI Library News and Notes August 30, 2017

In this week's O'Fallon Weekly, Adult Services Manager Renny McBride thanks those who attended the stellar Eclipse Viewing Party.  Patrons received free eclipse glasses and ate Moonpies on the grassy lawn. Dare I say, it was outta this world! Another star-studded event occurred last week - the big reveal of the OFPL Adult Writing Contest winners.   Renny offers … Continue reading ICYMI Library News and Notes August 30, 2017

ICYMI – Library News & Notes Jul 5, 2017

Assistant Library Director, Ryan Johnson, caught us up on the many library events in this week's O'Fallon Weekly. Coming up  July 18th, plan for the Workshop that celebrates the 75th anniversary of Golden Books. Kids will design their own Little Golden Books from kits that include stickers of favorite Golden Book characters provided by the publisher. … Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes Jul 5, 2017