Sligo Library Summer Stars Online are also running a number of competitions, throughout the Summer. We have FOUR competitions, open to all Sligo Libraries Juvenile members. There are a lot of great prizes to be won and a lot of chances to win. Go on, have a go, unleash your creative spirit and you might win a prize!
- The overall winner of each competition will receive an Android Tablet.
- There will be one winner of each age category, they will each receive a €40 voucher for Liber.
- There will also be a number of chances to win a Fabio’s Ice Cream voucher for each competition.
For each competition, there are three age categories:
- Age 0-5
- Age 6-8
- Age 9-12
Terms and Conditions
- Sligo Library Summer Stars Online competitions are open to children living in Ireland.
- ‘My favourite Person is…’short story competition must be no longer than 500 words.
- Write a short Poem must be no longer than five verses.
- Poems and short stories can be typed directly using the form on this page. Or, a digital copy can be uploaded using the submit button digital copy (e.g. Word, PDF or clear photo).
- For the photography and art competitions, a digital copy can be uploaded using the submit button digital copy (e.g. Word, PDF or clear photo).
- Hard copies will not be eligible for any competition. Please, do not hand anything into a Sligo Library branch as they will not be accepted.
- Entrants can submit as many entries as they wish.
- The deadline for each competition is 5pm on its closing date.
- The decision of the judges is final.
- The winning and finalist entries from each category will be uploaded to www.sligolbrary.ie and Sligo County Libraries social media platforms
Competition categories and closing dates:
- Photo of a book competition: Take a photo of yourself with your book. Anywhere you want! (Closing date 31st July)
- Write a short poem competition: You can write about anything, just keep it short. Up to five verses long. (Closing date 7th August)
- ‘Who is your favourite character or what is your favourite place in a book’, Art Competition: Draw favourite character or a favourite place in a book. (Closing date 14th August)
- Write your favourite person. You dad, your granddad, your favourite footballer, your favourite singer. Your entry must be no longer than 500 words. (Closing date 14th August)