Be the Explorer
Historical Society Goshen History Contest
The deadline is May 10, 2023
Winner chosen by Board Members May 20, 2023
1st & 2nd Graders
Three-sentence description with drawn pictures or photographs
3rd through 5th Graders
Write at least half a page
6th through 9th Graders
Write at least a full page
10th though 12th Graders
Write at least two full pages
The report must be on 8.5 x 11 paper.
Pictures, drawings, or charts may be added.
Reports must be original.
History of a person (i.e., the formal or current mayor of a town)
A group living in Goshen County (i.e., history of a Fire Department, Police Department)
History of a particular building (i.e., the first hospital, a library, a museum, a hotel, a church, etc.)
How to enter
Entries must be turned in to the Chamber of Commerce desk by May 10, 2023.
2042 Main Street
(307)532-3879 Ext. 1
A parent release will be required to use the student's picture and/or story in the Torrington Telegram and the Chamber social media.
If you have any questions- call Mary Houser at (307)532-4459
Please leave a message
A reward of $25 will be given to the winner in each category
A reward of $12 will be given to 2nd place in each category