Scary Story Contest
Think you can scare a librarian? Try us!
CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of our 2023 Scary Story Contest!
1st – “Vane and Slim” by Elena W.
2nd – “The Little Pumpkin” by Alexis Z.
1st – “Ghost Camp” by Madison O.
2nd – “The Cute Brown Bear” by Charles D.
1st – Untitled Story by Grace L.
1st – “Bloodpetal” by Josie W.
2nd – “The Pledge” by Xayide J.
2nd – Untitled Story by Emma N.
1st – “By the Candlelight” by Justin F.
2nd – “Salem High School” by Sabrina S.
1st – “One Step Behind” by Joshua M.
2nd – “The Fox and the Werewolf” by Jorja H.
Security Public Library's Annual Scary Story Contest runs from October 1st to October 31st. Share your creepiest (or not-so-creepy) story with us and we'll pick our favorites. Winners across all grade and age levels, from Kindergarten to Adult, will be awarded $50 and $25 gift cards to Barnes and Noble.
Drop your story off in-person at the library, mail it to us (715 Aspen Dr. Colorado Springs, CO 80911), or email it to us at the link below. Your entry MUST INCLUDE: name, address, phone number, and age or grade.
Looking for a fright? Scroll down to read all the entries from past years.