Just for Teens

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Fall Events for Teens

All teen events are open to ages 10-18.

Pumpkin Decorating

Thursday, October 18, 2018
7 PM – 8 PM

Paint & decorate your own pumpkin to take home. Register by calling 973-285-6980 or emailing [email protected].

Teen Trivia Night

Thursday, November 15, 2018
7 PM – 8 PM

Join us for another fun night of trivia, prizes, and snacks at Morris County Library!

Morris County Library 2018 Young People’s Creative Writing Contest

Submit an original poem or short story for a chance to win gift card prizes!

Entry Period

October 7, 2018 – November 4, 2018


You may enter the contest if you are:

  • between the ages of 10 and 18 at the time of entry
  • a resident of Morris County


  • Poetry – one poem, no more than 300 words
  • Short story – no more than 1,500 words

You may enter both categories, but you may only submit one entry per category.

How to Enter:

Please email your entry as a Word/Google Drive document with only the title listed at the top (don’t include your name) to [email protected]

Be sure to include the following information in the body of your email:

Town where you live:
Phone number:
Email address:
Category: Poetry / Short Story
Title of entry:

Winners will be notified in mid-January after all entries have been judged.

Questions? Email [email protected].

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