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Black History Month Writing Contest


February 25, 2013

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For ages 13 to 18 years

Teens will write a two-page essay on a well-known African American historical figure. They will explain his/her significance to the history of the United States. Best essay will receive a prize. Winners will be announced on the last Monday of February.

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  • Audience: Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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