Call for Chili Chefs Reminder

There are still a few spots available in next week’s 9th Annual Chili Cook Off. If you have a chili recipe you know will wow your colleagues and students, deadline to signup is Tuesday, November 8th (or until slots are filled)! Email Sean Leahy to sign up at

Prizes will be awarded to the best overall, people’s choice, and vegetarian! So, if you’ve got a mean chili recipe, veggie or otherwise, enter to win! Additional details below:

On Thursday, November 10th from 3-4pm the library is happy to present the 9th Annual Library Chili Cookoff!

In order to participate you will be required to:

  • Produce a medium to large sized pot of chili
  • Have it at the library and hot by 2:30pm the day of the contest
  • Have a container or crockpot that will keep it warm

There are categories for: People’s Choice, Judge’s Favorite, and Best Vegetarian

AND, back by popular demand, we’re also including the Fantastic Cornbread Hootenany! Bring a pan of your favorite cornbread recipe to the library by 2:30 and pit it against others for the title of Ultimate Cornbread Champion.

Please direct questions to Sean Leahy at We will see you all in the library!