Haunted Story Competition (Submission Deadline Oct 12)

Saint Paul Park and Recreation and the Saint Paul Public Library invite writers of all ages to create original haunted stories or poems for Halloween 2020. Winning stories will be read by guest storytellers and shared virtually and at park events this October.

Story and poem writing guidelines:
• All stories must be the author's original work.
• Stories can be as short as a few sentences or up to 3 pages long.
• While these are haunted stories please keep them family friendly (no weapons and easy on the gore)
• Setting your story in a Saint Paul location is encouraged! (i.e. haunted parks, haunted libraries)

Submit your story at https://tinyurl.com/SaintPaulHauntedStories, opens a new window by midnight on October 12th.

Stories will be reviewed by staff and judged for their creativity and spookiness. Winners will be notified by October 19th. Select stories will be featured in readings by renowned, spine-tingling guest storytellers virtually and at park Halloween events.

Are you a storyteller who wants to read a winning story? Have questions? Contact ParksCustomerService@ci.stpaul.mn.us, opens a new window with the subject line "Haunted Story."


Concurso de cuentos embrujados de Saint Paul

El departamento de Saint Paul Parks and Rec y la Biblioteca Pública de Saint Paul invitan a escritores de todas edades a crear cuentos o poemas embrujados originales para Halloween 2020. Narradores invitados leerán los cuentos ganadores y las compartirán virtualmente y en los eventos del departamento de Parks and Rec este Octubre.

Reglas para los cuentos y poemas:

• Todos los cuentos deben ser obra original del autor.
• Los cuentos pueden ser tan breves como unas pocas oraciones o hasta tres páginas.
• Manténgalas aptas para toda la familia (sin armas y con poca sangre)
• ¡Extras puntos si su cuento toma logar en Saint Paul! (es decir, parques embrujados, bibliotecas embrujadas, edificios embrujados)

Envíe su cuento https://tinyurl.com/SaintPaulHauntedStories, opens a new window antes de la medianoche del 12 de octubre.


Saint Paul Park and Recreation (cov chaw ua si) thiab Saint Paul Library (cov chaw nqa ntawv) caw sawvdaws tsim neej neeg thiab paj huam txaus ntshai rau Halloween 2020. Cov uas yeej qhov kev sib tw, yuav muaj qhua sab nraud tuaj nyeem thiab peb yuav qhia tawm rau online thiab peb cov txheej xwm lub 10 hli ntuj.

Neej neeg thiab paj huam txheej txheem:
• Koj yuav tsum yog tus tsim cov neej neeg thiab paj huam
• Ntev tau li ob peb kab lus lossis mus txog peb daim nplooj ntawv
• Cov neej neeg yuav txaus ntshai tiam sis tsim rau tsev neeg nyeem tau (tsis pub muaj riam phom)
• Peb xav txhawb kom qhov teeb tsa nyob hauv lub nroog Saint Paul (zoo li cov chaw ua si, lossis cov chaw mus nqa ntawv)

Xa koj zaj neej neeg lossis paj huam https://tinyurl.com/SaintPaulHauntedStories, opens a new window los ntawm ib tag hmo hnub tim 12 lub 10 hli ntuj.


Tartanka Sheekada ee Saint Paul

Saint Paul Park iyo Madadaalada iyo Maktabada Dadweynaha ee Saint Paul waxay ku martiqaadayaan qorayaasha da 'kasta inay abuuraan sheekooyin asal ah ama gabayo loogu talagalay Halloween 2020. Sheekooyinka guuleysta waxaa aqrin doona sheekiyaasha martida ah waxayna la wadaagi doonaan si caadi ah iyo munaasabadaha baarkinka bisha Oktoobar.

Tilmaamaha sheekada iyo gabayga:
• Dhammaan sheekooyinka waa inay noqdaan qoraaga shaqadiisa asalka ah.
• Sheekooyinku way gaabi karaan sida weedho yar ama u dheer ilaa 3 bog.
• In kastoo kuwan oo kale ay yihiin sheekooyin ugaarsi fadlan reerka ka dhig kuwo saaxiibtinimo leh (hub maleh oo sahal ku ah cirridka)
• Ku hagaajinta sheekadaada goobta Saint Paul waa la dhiirigelinayaa! (yacni jardiinooyin cows ah, maktabado haadsan)

U gudbi sheekadaada https://tinyurl.com/SaintPaulHauntedStories, opens a new window saqda dhexe Oktoobar 12-keeda