Enter the 55+ Amateur Short Story Contest! 

Get your creativity flowing! The Ajax Public Library Older Adults Advisory Committee and Town of Ajax Recreation & Culture Older Adults Task Force are pleased to bring you the third annual 55+ Amateur Short Story Contest. This year’s theme is Seasons.

Download a contest brochure, or pick one up at any branch. Contest deadline is January 6, 2024. 

Congratulations to our Winners from 2022!

1st place – Karen Ingold - Read Karen's Winning Story, "The Comfort of Her Eye".

2nd place – Anne Laplaine

3rd place – Lorraine Baker

55+ Ajax Amateur Photography Contest

The results are in and the winners of the 2023 55+ Ajax Amateur Photography contest have been announced in the following categories:


View the winning photographs.

55+ Amateur Poetry Contest

Congratulations to our Winners!

1st place – Sands of Time by Cathy Cope

2nd place – Memory by Anne Mitchell

3rd place – Do You Remember by Carl G. Mabee