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Registration open for student math competition

The competition will take place at the Elkhart Public Library in March.
Posted on Dec. 5, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Dec. 5, 2013 at 11:18 a.m.

ELKHART — A math competition open to children in grades 1 through 12 will take place at the Elkhart Public Library this spring.

Math Kangaroo, a nonprofit organization, is hosting the competition at 4 p.m. March 20, 2014. Kids will take a multiple choice test that lasts 75 minutes.

All participants will receive a certificate, a gift and a T-shirt. Top scorers could win college grants or a free international summer camp trip.

Registration is $20 per student and is open until Dec. 31. Register at For more information call local coordinator Joanna Matthiesen at 773-879-6797 or email her at

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