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Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 9:30am - 3:00pm

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Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 9:00am - 8:00pm

  • 09:00 AM - 08:00 PM
    Help Desk 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org

    Mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death by trying your hand at a Shakespearean Sonnet centered on a Warwick Valley Theme.  First prize will be $100 gift certificate to Ye Olde Warwick Book Shoppe; two runners-up will receive a Shakespeare coffee mug.  SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  SEPTEMBER  16, 2016 at the Help Desk.

    RULES: 

    1. Sonnets must be in a true Renaissance Style * - that is, iambic pentameter with traditional sonnet rhyme scheme.  Using modern English vocabulary, though , is fine -“thees” and "thous” not required.
    2. Participation is open to adults and teens ages 12 and up.
    3. Sonnets must be in some way related to a Warwick Valley theme, context, or setting.
    4. Entrants may submit one sonnet only; sonnets must not be previously published.

    If you have any questions, please contact the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3.

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    [ Registration Required ]
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm