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Activities for the Week of
April 21st through April 27th



Plan your week accordingly, here's what's going on. Find an event to attend, or a club to join, or just stop in at one of the branches to see what great finds you can get your hands on. 

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***Essay Contest***

All Middle and Hight School age children at West, East, or Home Schooled in Carter County have the opportunity to participate. 

1.  ALL entries must be submitted to the Carter County Public Library (CCPL) at either branch, Grayson or Olive Hill.  Must be turned in by April 27, 2024 by 2:00pm. NO late entries will be accepted!
2.  All entries become the property of the CCPL. Some may be used for publication in the Carter County Times Newspaper.
3.  Judging will be done between April 29 – May 8, 2024. Judges will be from the area.
4.  Winners will be announced on May 10, 2024.  Prizes can be picked up at the Olive Hill Branch on or after that date.
5.  All entries should be original work, any quotations or copyrighted materials used in the essay must be identified properly.  Failure to identify non-original work will disqualify the paper. 
6.  Entries must be a (High School 500 & Middle School 400) word-typed with 12 pt – double spaced – Times New Roman font.
7.  No personal info is to be put on the essay, a cover sheet needs to be provided with name, school, and grade. 

                                                 Proudly Sponsored by:
Janet Cline – Brandon Burton of Burton’s Garage/Carter County Judge Executive – Jeremy D. Wells of Carter County Times Newspaper – Wayson King of My House of Horror – Robbie Garris of RG Network Solutions LLC - Jason Duvall of Duvall and Moore Funeral Home and Cremation Service

Essay Contest End

This is the final week for the essay contest, all entries must be turned in by Saturday 4/27 by 2:00pm to be entered into judging.

Olive Hill Book Club

Meeting will be on Wednesday 4/24 at 5:30. The book up for discussion is Acceleration by Graham McNamee.


Olive Hill Branch

5/29 from 4-6pm

Grayson Branch

Regular Weekly Meets

Homeschool Group - Grayson Monday 12pm come out and make new friends and learn about homeschooling.

Cancelled Meetings - There have been some recent changes to the schedule, the Olive Hill Homeschool Group and Bruce's Magazine Club have both decided to end their meetings for the time.  We would like to thank them and anyone else who participated for coming in and if there is a time that they decide to start again we will let everyone know.  If there are any questions please call 286-8070.

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