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Gualala Arts, The Sea Ranch Foundation, and Gualala Rotary Club present:
Memoir Writing Contest
Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
at the Gualala Arts Center

The Redwood Coast Review This contest is open to all full or part time coastal residents from Elk to Timber Cove who have not previously had their memoir writing published in a book or national periodical. Local and school publications are exempt.

Each contestant may enter one memoir manuscript of no more than 1,000 words. In-hand deadline is June 4, 2013 at Gualala Arts Center.

Entry forms are available online and at the Gualala Arts Center, Dolphin Gallery in Gualala and at the Coast Community Library in Point Arena.

Winners will be invited to read their memoir manuscripts at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 18 at 5:00 p.m. at the Gualala Arts Center. Prizes will be awarded in both Adult and Youth (13 - 17 years) Divisions. First Prize - $250, and publication in the Summer 2013 Redwood Coast Review; Second Prize - $150; and Third Prize - $100.

For more information, call Gualala Arts at (707) 884-1138. The contest is sponsored by Gualala Arts, Gualala Rotary Club, and The Sea Ranch Foundation.

The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.