Capturing History - Students Write About COVID

*Thanks to everyone who submitted! We will be working on ways to share the writing with the public.*

How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected your life?

The Beaverton City Library is assisting with a Girl Scouts Gold Award project by collecting writings from students in grades 6-12 about theAn image of a mask on the Earth for COVID 19. pandemic.

Selected writing will be be assembled into a booklet and added to the Beaverton City Library’s local history collection. Some writing may also be published and can be kept anonymous if you prefer.

Your writing can be in the form of an essay, a personal story, a poem, or any other form you choose.

Submit writing - April 1 - June 30

Submit your writing as a Word document or PDF online using the form at


  • The Capturing History writing project is open to students in grades 6-12 in Oregon. 
  • Submitted writing must be your original work.
  • Questions? Contact

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