The Orange Libraries proudly announce
the third annual Robert P. Coll�n
Poetry Competition in honor of the late “Millers River Poet,”
Robert P. Coll�n.
was a life-long resident of Orange and an ardent supporter of the
Orange Public Libraries. The Robert P. Coll�n
Poetry Competition was established by the staff and Friends of the
libraries to honor his memory.
Ten finalists will
be chosen by the
judges to participate in a reading reception and contest on Tuesday,
October 25, 2016, at the Wheeler Memorial Library. Prizes of $100,
$50 and $25 will be awarded to the top three finalists. Submissions
for the contest are being accepted through Saturday, October 15,
Entrants may submit
up to three of
their original poems. Only unpublished poems will be accepted and
must be submitted on white 8.5”x11” paper, typed on plain
typeface. All personal information must appear on the reverse side of
the submitted poems and should include the name, address, telephone
number, and e-mail address of the entrant. Notification of entry
receipt will be made by e-mail or telephone. Poems will not be
returned to entrants. Submissions should be mailed to:
Robert P. Coll�n
Wheeler Memorial Library
49 East Main St.
Orange, MA, 01364
This competition is
sponsored by the
Friends of the Orange Public Libraries. For more information, call
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