• CALL FOR YOUNG ARTISTS: Enter a poster contest sponsored by Cyrano's Theatre Company and Anchorage Public Library. Winning entries will be used for the poster and playbill of Cyrano's production of "A Wrinkle in Time." The winner will receive two free tickets to the play. Pick up the official entry form at any Anchorage library location or visit anchoragelibrary.org. Entry must be on 81/2-by-11-inch white paper. The name and phone number of the artist must be clearly printed on the back of the artwork. Each entry must include the official entry form signed by the parent/guardian. Entries must be turned in to any Anchorage library by closing time Thursday, Oct. 28. Limit one entry per person.
• CALL FOR WRITERS, ARTISTS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS: Alaska Women Speak is looking for poetry, prose, articles (1,200 words or less) for its upcoming issue. The theme for Winter 2013 is "Survival Skills." The deadline for submissions is Nov. 15 and submissions may be sent to email@example.com. Cover art or creative photography may be submitted as jpeg images. (alaskawomenspeak.org)