YOZine

YOZine is a brand new zine for Oxford County Library tweens and teens. Created by you, for you! YOZine will be published every 2 months and will be made from the writing, poetry, cartoons, art and more that you create and submit.

Deadlines:
Submit your material by June15th to be included in the first issue released July 1.

How to submit something: 

Email YOZine@ocl.net and include

  • Your name
  • Your age
  • Your email address
  • Attach your originally created content (Word document, Google document, JPEG image)

NOTE: Only your first name and age will be published with your work.


What kinds of things can I submit?

  1. Readers Cafe:
    Submit a book title and author along with 2-3 sentences about why you liked the book.
  2. Sparks:
    Submit ideas and instructions for crafts, experiments, games or activities.  This could include websites or other activity sources that you would recommend.
  3. Poetry/Creative Writing:
    Submit a poem or short story.  It can be about anything or try writing about Summer Dreams.
  4. Build your own story adventure:
    Continue the story starting with this sentence: 
    “I watched my pencil roll off the table and land at the feet of someone I had not seen standing there.”
    Write up to 5 more sentences in the story.
  5. Famous Artists:
    Submit a picture of a drawing or piece of art you made.
  6. YO Funny!
    Draw a comic or send in your favourite joke.
  7. Challenge of the Week
    Send us a picture of what you did using 5 items, your creativity and imagination.
    Use these 4 items plus one of your choosing: a cereal box, a stick, an empty can, any kind of tape