CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Park District and Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce are seeking contestants for the 2014 Miss Crystal Lake Pageant.
The pageant, scheduled for April 4 at Hannah Beardsley Middle School, is open to all 16- to 21-year-old women in the city. The winner receives a $1,000 cash award to be used for education. Other scholarships could be available to runner-ups.
Competitions in the pageant include categories of formal wear, business attire and a question-and-answer session.
Pageant preparation rehearsals begin Wednesday Feb. 5 and take place every Wednesday evening through April 2. Rehearsals will include workshops on personal development, community knowledge and communication.
Participants will be expected to attend community functions and perform community service.
Registration forms are available online at www.crystallakeparks.org. The fee is $64 or $49 for those in the Crystal Lake Park District boundaries. The registration deadline is Feb. 1.
Call Connie Cooke 815-459-0680 ext. 213 for more information.