City of Scandia, MN

Children’s Internet Story Contest!
Midco and Scandia’s Parks and Rec Committee is sponsoring a story contest for Scandia kids in grades 2 thru 6. Eight kids with the best stories will each win $50!
To enter:
  • Write a fun, creative story about the Internet.
  • The story must be typed in a 14pt. font with normal (1”) page margins on one 8 ½” x 11” paper in portrait layout.
  • Include a drawing of your story on the 8 ½” x 11” paper portrait layout. The story is on one page and the picture on the other page. It can be drawn by hand or by computer.
  • Drop it off in the drop box at the Scandia Community Center or email it to
  • Include your name and a phone number on a separate paper so you can be notified. Phone numbers will not be shared and will only be used to contact contest winners.
Stories will be selected for their creativity and originality.
Each of the top 8 winners will receive $50,
and their stories will go on display in Lilleskogen Park on August 31st.

On August 31st, between 5:30 pm and 7 pm,
people will walk the park and vote on the best story and drawing.
The $50 prize will be presented at 7:00 PM at Lilleskogen Park on August 31st. 
The top award winner’s classroom will receive $250 from Midco.

Stories and pictures are due on Monday, August 29th, by 4pm.

Good luck and we can’t wait to read your stories!

Story Winner Photo
Questions contact Patti Ray at
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