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Powell Library to hold author party, awards today

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Feb. 22, 2018 - 1:08 AM


The Coweta Public Library’s Powell Branch will hold a young author party and announce the winners of its writing and illustration contest today.

This year’s theme is the 1963 science fiction book “A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeleine L’Engle. 

According to Aime Scarbrough, who works in children and youth services, the library received 56 illustrations and 66 stories from contestants. Judging was yesterday, and winners in each age group will be awarded gift cards.

Guest speakers for the event will be Doug Vinson, June Vinson, Turpin Hayes and Raye Duncan. Winners will be announced at 6 p.m.