Winners of the competition for Vermont State 8th graders will read their essays aloud and be awarded their checks at a celebratory luncheon at Hildene. The competition is sponsored by The Perfect Wife Restaurant and Spiral Press Cafe. Open to the public ($25 for Hildene members/$30 for non-members). RSVP no later than May 14 to email@example.com or call 802.367.7960. Click here for more information on the competition.