NSL Reads

The City of North Salt Lake and NSL Parks and Arts Present an evening with Utah Author, Charlie N. Holmberg at our 2021 NSL Reads Fall Family Event.

This evening is a culminating event highlighting the winners of our annual Essay and Photo contests as well as other activities and the opportunity to hear from local authors. 

As the City is celebrating its 75th Anniversary this year, our essay and photo contest themes relate to the City. We hope you will take the opportunity to get creative and share your experiences in North Salt Lake!

2021 Essay Contest Theme: "It Happened One Day in North Salt Lake"

2021 Photo Contest Theme: I Saw it One Day in North Salt Lake"

2021 NSL Reads Fall event and essay and photo contests (1)

ESSAY CATEGORIES: There are four categories based on the author’s age on September 27, 2020. Adults are not permitted to assist teens, preteens, or children with their submissions.

  • Adult (18 years or older)
  • Teen (14-to-17 years)
  • Preteen (10-to-13 years)
  • Child (9 years or younger)

PRIZES: Three prizes will be awarded in each age category:

Submit essays by September 30th to parksandarts@nslcity.org. Include your name and age on your essay.

Essay contest is open to residents of Davis County.

ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS: Winners will be announced at the NSL Reads Night, a free, family event on Thursday, October 7, 2021, 7:00 p.m. at CITY HALL.  Participants are encouraged to invite their family and friends. For more info, email parksandarts@nslcity.org