Calling anyone who has ever been inspired by Nature! Geauga Park District is now accepting entries into its 26th Annual Nature Writing Contest – Nature-inspired poetry and prose by creative writers of any age.
Download your contest application at geaugaparkdistrict.org under News & Updates, or pick one up at The West Woods Nature Center, Big Creek Park’s Meyer Center or your favorite Geauga library. Entries must be received by Saturday, May 1, to qualify. Age categories in both poetry and prose are adult (age 18+), adolescent (ages 12-17) and child (ages 11 and younger.
Winners receive cash prizes; honors during the 30th Annual Nature Arts Festival on Sunday, August 8, at Big Creek Park; publication in a winner chapbook and on geaugaparkdistrict.org; and naming in the Park District’s summer activity guide, reaching more than 42,000 Geauga households.
For more on Geauga Park District offerings, please call 440-286-9516 or visit Geauga Park District online, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube.