Why I Love the Library

Congratulations to the Winners!

"I have a million thousand books. I almost read them all."
                                           -- from an essay entry

What wonderful words about libraries and books were in the essays, and how delightful to look at so much creative artwork. Thank you to all the children who submitted entries!

Final award winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in the Central Library on Saturday, April 10 at 2:30 p.m.

Essay finalists

Grace Arano, Meadow School, grade 3
Arabella Davis, Prestwood School, grade 3
Alex Dewey, Willowside Middle School, grade 6
Colleen Rawson, St Vincent’s School, grade 3
Murphy Roberts, Corona Creek School, grade 1
Keely Roy, St. Rose School, grade 3
Shota Ruo, Meadow School, kindergarten
Grace Steckler, Mary Collins at Cherry Valley, grade 2
Megan Steiger, Prestwood School, grade 5
Holly Urquhart, Sequoia School, grade 5

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Artwork finalists

Emily DeWitt, Prestwood School, grade 4
Gianna Hoggan, St. Rose School, grade 2
Quinn Jensen, Prestwood School, grade 4
Megan LeRoy, Brooks School, grade 5
Dylan Moberly, Brooks School, grade 5
Tirzah Perez, home school, kindergarten
Nathalie Reynosa, Santa Rosa Charter School, grade 3
Lidia Reynoso, Santa Rosa Charter School, grade 6
Liliana Sevilla, Mattie Washburn School, kindergarten
Sophia Shin, Austin Creek School, grade 4
Jose Nunez Solorzano, Kawana School
Katie Stovall, Prestwood School, grade 5Why I Love the Library contest logo

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