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2009 Mingo Award Recipients (from left to right): Katie Cameron, Farina Rafiq, Teigen Bond, Natasha Whalen, Filip Cejpa. Missing from photo is award recipient Courtney Belyea .
The contest was open to any teen with a Colchester-East Hants Public Library card and attracted 17 entries representing 9 local communities: Bass River (1), Belnan (1), Elmsdale (3), Enfield (3), Five Islands (1), Shubenacadie (1), Tatamagouche (2), Truro (4), Upper Stewiacke (1).