Seven students are winners in the San Juan Island Library 2019 Bookmark Contest. The Bookmark Contest is hosted annually for students in grades K-5th to promote literacy and the library’s Summer Reading Program. This summer’s theme is A Universe of Stories.
From left to right: Bookmarks created by Wynn Wall, Sara Schuber, Zea Angevine
Congratulations to the following winners:
Kindergarten Winner – Wynn Wall of Friday Harbor Elementary School
1St Grade Winner – Sara Schubert of Stillpoint
2nd Grade Winner – Zea Angevine of FHES
3rd Grade Winner – Penelope Moore of FHES
4th Grade Winner – Sienna Bartlett of FHES
5th Grade Winners (a tie) - Norah Leighton and Jack Hess
Left to right: Bookmark created by Penelope Moore and Sienna Bartlett
Top: Bookmark created by Norah Leighton and (bottom) bookmark by Jack Hess
The winners received gift certificates to Griffin Bay Bookstore. The winning bookmarks have been reproduced for library patrons to take home and can be viewed on the San Juan Island Library’s website at www.sjlib.org. All the bookmark entries are currently on display in the children’s area of the library.
Thanks to the Friends of the San Juan Island Library for their financial support of the Bookmark Contest. Also, a big shout out goes to the students for participating, and the local schools, homeschool families, and staff at Friday Harbor Elementary School for their assistance with facilitating.