Teen Summer Writing Contest

Attention aspiring writers and story tellers: The Teen Summer Writing Contest is back… and you could win $100! Please see the details and rules below.
  • For ages 12-18
  • Must use the theme “strange creatures” in your story. This can be a real creature or a mythical creature, or something you made up.
  • Fan fiction is allowed.
  • Story must be minimum 2000 words, maximum 10,000 words.
  • Entrant must be a resident of Smiths Falls or a Smiths Falls Public Library cardholder to be eligible for the $100 prize
Email your story to Ashley at arankie@smithsfallslibrary.ca by August 20th, 2021.
Special thanks to our friends at the Smiths Falls & District Arts & Culture Council for providing the $100 cash prize!

Teen Summer Reading Book Boxes

All spots in this program have been filled!

Please email Ashley at arankie@smithsfallslibrary.ca if you have any questions regarding teen programming.

New this year for our Teen Summer Reading Program: Book Boxes!

Every 2 weeks from June 28th – September 4th there will be a new themed box with a book to borrow, crafts, treats, a gift, and more! We will meet online weekly to discuss the theme, play games, and do an activity.

"Rewards for Reading" Is Back!

You don’t need to sign up for the book boxes to participate in the “Rewards for Reading” program! Print out a form below or get one with a curbside pickup order. Every hour you read gets you a point towards redeeming AWESOME prizes!

Teen Night

Teen Night will resume in September. If interested in teen programming, please see our Teen Summer Reading Program.

For more information email Ashley at arankie@smithsfallslibrary.ca