Last year’s Grand Slam winner, Colin Vidas, was back with a new story at the Edythe Dyer Library on Thursday, November 1, 2012. The theme was Slam was “Friend in Need” and Colin’s friend needed help escaping from a several coyotes. The next Slam takes place on Thursday November 15 when the theme for stories will be “I was so scared”. Each winner is awarded $250.00 and will compete for another $500.00 on November 29. This is the second year that Katahdin Trust Company has sponsored the Story Slam Series.