Trivia contest and free movie passes to winners
7/31/2014, 10:27 a.m.
Free passes to the new Paragon City Center 12 Theater will be awarded to winners in a trivia contest.
“The Giver” Book to Movie Contest is open to all residents of Newport News who have read “The Giver” book by Lois Lowry and submit a completed entry form with correct answers by 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 14.
Entry forms are available at any Newport News Public Library and on the Library System’s website. Winners must claim movie passes by Aug. 22.
The contest is sponsored by the Newport News Public Library System and Paragon City Center 12 Theater. For more information about the contest, please call the Library System administration offices at 757-926-1350.
Complete Contest rules:
“The Giver” Book to Movie Contest is open to all Newport News residents of all ages who have read the book “The Giver” by Lois Lowry.
To take part, participants must correctly answer all of the questions on the entry form. The entry form can be obtained at any Newport News Public Library, or printed from the Library’s website (nnpls.libguides.com). Completed forms may be delivered to any Newport News Public Library or sent by email to the Library System’s family and youth services coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org). The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.
Employees of the Newport News Public Library System are not eligible to participate.
Only one entry is allowed per participant.
Forms with correct answers will be entered in a drawing to win two tickets to the Paragon City Center 12 Theater. The movie “The Giver, is scheduled to be released on Aug. 15, 2014. A total of four winners will be drawn.
The drawing will take place at noon on Friday, Aug. 15. The winners will be contacted by email and by phone, and their names posted on the Library’s website and Facebook pages.
All prize tickets will need to be claimed (or arrangements made for pickup or delivery) by 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. Tickets not claimed by this deadline will be awarded to newly drawn winners.
All winners agree to have their photo and name used by the Newport News Public Library System for publicity purposes.