November is National Novel Writing Month, popularly known as NaNoWriMo! And BCPL is here to support our Teens.  Stop by any BCPL location to find writing prompts that will get your creative juices flowing. And be sure to check out the different writing-themed programs we have planned!

M/H – Middle/High School


Short Story Contest (M/H) through November 20

In celebration of National Novel Writing Month, BCPL is holding a short story contest for teens. The winner will receive a gift card to Barnes and Noble! Entries must be typed and submitted by Sunday, November 20. For complete rules and guidelines, please visit bcpl.org/forms/short-story-contest/.


Take and Make: Teen Writer’s Kit (M/H) while supplies last.

Don’t let a lack of supplies block your creative drive! Stop by any BCPL location beginning November 1, 2022 to pick up a teen writer’s kit full of tools and treats. While supplies last. 


Teen Connection (M/H) on November 7 at the Walton Branch, 6-7:30 p.m.

Get inspired for NaNoWriMo! Use recycled materials as a canvas to create artwork inspired by your favorite book. Please register.