Storytimes Canceled

Due to a rise in local COVID-19 cases, all in-person storytimes have been canceled through the month of January. Please visit our events calendar for updates on all programs.

American Creed Contest

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Program Description

Program Description

Add your stories to the conversation sparked by American Creed through writing, art, and media. Writing may be in many forms, including essays and memoirs, digital stories, audio stories, oral histories, recorded interviews, annotated photo essays, reports on actions, or more. Attend one of our art inspired American Creed programs and submit your completed project in the contest. Use one of the prompts below to get your creation started:

A creed is a set of beliefs or aims which guide someone's actions.

-What is your American creed?

​-How does your family and community history connect to your American creed?

-How do words symbols or rituals express the American creed?

-How do diverse Americans understand the American creed?

-How can you express your American creed through action?

Contest winners will receive Visa gift cards. 

American Creed is free to stream online. The documentary is also available to view on Sunday, October 17th @ 2pm at Faith Johnston Memorial Library and Tuesday, October 26th @ 6pm at CMU Park Library.