Ghost Story Writing Contest

1st annual ghost story writing contest

Are you feeling creative and enjoy writing about things that go bump in the night? Wow us with your creativity and send us some thrills and chills for our 1st ever Ghost Story Writing Contest!

contest rules:

  • The contest is open to youth ages 7-12
  • Entries will be accepted until October 31st, 2017
  • The story must be your own work, either an original piece or a re-telling (in your own words) of a ghost story you've heard.
  • All entries should be typed but if not typed then written in ink.
  • Limit of one story per writer. Individual entries only; group or class submissions will not be accepted.
  • Entries must include a completed entry form attached to the front of the story and can be dropped off during open hours of the Okotoks Public Library.


For a copy of contest rules and entry form click here.