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Dolton Public Library Talent Show

The Dolton Public Library would like you to show off your talent.

To enter you must be:

– A Dolton Resident
– Between the ages of 12 – 18
– Have a Dolton Public Library Card

Submissions due between June 8-15

We would like you to show us your talent! Each video must be 3-5 minutes in length. Sing a song, play an instrument, perform a dance, jokes, magic, juggle etc. All contestants under the age of 18 must have signed parent permission

Each video selected will be submitted on Facebook for likes. The contestants receiving the most likes will receive a prize.

1st Place: $25 Giftcard
2nd Place: $15 Giftcard
3rd Place: $10 Giftcard

If you live in Dolton and do not have a Dolton Public Library card you may apply for one online. All contestants must send their video link to the library’s email at: Videos must be family friendly. No profanity, nudity or inappropriate video’s will be used. Contestant’s videos will be previewed for approval.

When emailing your videos please include the following:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Library Card Number
  • Telephone Number
  • Parent name and signature (if under 18)

Submissions due between June 8-15


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