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WMS Wins Third Place in the Virginia Frank Memorial Writing Contest

Congratulations to Ava Van Gelder for winning third place in the Virginia Frank Memorial writing contest sponsored by the Omaha Public Libraries. The Virginia Frank Memorial Writing contest is held each year in the spring to recognize the creative writing talent of our area students. This contest, sponsored by the Friends of Omaha Public Library, recognizes the top three winners from each grade. Each winner receives a cash prize and certificate, is recognized in a ceremony at the library on April 23, and has their story published on the library website. The school libraries of each winning student are also recognized with a matching cash prize.