Write & Illustrate Your Own Book Contest
Write & Illustrate Your Own Book Contest WINNERS!
Poetry Contest WINNERS!
2020 Write & Illustrate Your Own Book Contest – Deadline extended to April 27, 2020!
In light of the extension of school and library closings, the Lebanon Community Library will be accepting entries for the Write and Illustrate Your Own Book Contest virtually. Entries must be scanned and saved in PDF format. Files may be emailed directly to firstname.lastname@example.org or as a shared link to a Google Drive or Dropbox account. Entries will also be accepted by mailing them to the Lebanon Community Library, Attention Sarah Annibali (125 N. 7th St., Lebanon, PA 17046) , or by placing the book in the library’s outside book drop (please place your book in an envelope to help protect it from other books in the bookdrop). Entries must be received by Monday April 27, 2020. Please email Sarah Annibali at email@example.com if you have trouble submitting your entry.
The 2020 Write & Illustrate Your Own Book Contest is now open! This contest is open to all students in grades 1-5 in Lebanon County. One winning entry from each grade level will become a permanent part of the children’s collection at the Lebanon Community Library. All entries are due at the library by
Monday, March 30, 2020 at 8pm. Monday, April 27, 2020.
2020 Write & Illustrate Your Own Book Contest Winners
Survival Animal Run by Cameron Kramer, New Covenant Christian School
Honorable Mention: Judy by Avery Bering & Addison Kidd, New Covenant Christian School
The Thirsty Ant by Adam Braucher, Lingle Ave. Elementary
Honorable Mention: The War of the Instruments by Everett Morgan, Lingle Ave. Elementary
A Friend Forever by Leah Rotunda, South Lebanon Elementary
Honorable Mention: The Great Escape by Kaiden Paul Zimmerman, South Lebanon Elementary
The Hidden Door by Sophia Mays, South Lebanon Elementary
Honorable Mention: Inventions by Davis Gebhard, Cornwall Elementary
2020 Poetry Contest
The Lebanon Community Library is pleased to announce the 21st Annual Poetry Contest. The contest will run from January 6th through February 28th, 2020 and is open to all ages. There will be twenty winners (ten from each age group – up to eighth grade and ninth grade to adult).
The rules are as follows: all contestants must be members of one of the Lebanon County Libraries. Contestants are limited to 2 entries and each poem must be no longer than one 8.5” x 11” page; each entry should be typed or printed clearly; please do not add illustrations; place your name on the page with the poem; each entry should have an entry form stapled to it (contact phone number/e-mail is very important); entries may be mailed or brought in person to The Lebanon Community Library, 125 North 7th Street, Lebanon, PA 17046, or you can email your entries as Word attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org . If this method is selected please include all the entry form information in the body of the email. Poems that have been submitted to other contests or those that have already been published will not be accepted as entries. Entry forms are available at the library or you may print one here..
2020 Poetry Contest Winners
9th Grade Through Adult
Not Rhyming – Jeremy Sherman
Sweeping Floors – Victoria Abramczuk
Sailboats in the Sky – Kristen Granger
Nothing Too Insignificant – Lois Landis Witmer
Tamara – Russell Walters, writing as R.T. Budd
Through a Granddaughters Eyes – Ruth Ann Boltz
Life’s Struggle – David A. Kreider
I Am Now A Warrior – Zina Rabold
Echo of Time – Lisa Dupler
Enduring – Anne Pierre Spangler
Up to 8th Grade
One Point Playoff – Aiden Schlegel
Clouds- Sydney Bray
Four of a kind – Kayla Edris
Friends – Yana Boddy
My Rabbit – Grace Diaz
Fall – Mackenzie Grauel
Winter Life – Elise Stoner
Together – James Fisher
Big Bear – Daniel Shay
Star Gazing – Renee M. Dunkley
We are currently working on creating our bound books containing our contest winners, as we have done in past years. Updates will be posted here and on our facebook page. For additional information please contact Barbara Doughty at 717-273-7624 or email email@example.com