The After School Arts Program based in Washington, which serves northwestern Connecticut, will hold its eighth annual Celebration of Young Writers and ASAP benefit auction May 11.

Frank Delaney will serve as host for the event, to be held at 5 p.m. at the First Congregational Church on the Green in Washington.

Writing will be accepted through April 10.

For more information and to view guidelines, visit www.AfterSchoolArtsProgram.org.