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Bookmobile Poetry and Design a Bookmark Contest

Feb 24 to Mar 21, 2014
Design a Bookmark Contest

In celebration of National Bookmobile Day, the Palm Beach County Library System invites children age 5-8 and 9-12 to download and enter our Design a Bookmark Contest. Entries will be judged on artistic merit and must incorporate an image of the Bookmobile, and imagery that represents the State of Florida. All art must be original and cannot have been previously published. Please design your bookmark in color.

The winners will have their bookmark design printed and distributed throughout the Library System, displayed on our website, and receive a gift card from Barnes & Noble Booksellers.

Poetry Contest
Age categories:13 -18, 19 and over
  • Write a poem for National Bookmobile Day. Poems must include the word Bookmobile and be 100 words or less.
  • Download and fill out an entry. Entries must include your name, home address, phone number, and age entry category. All entries become the property of the Palm Beach County Library System.
  • Entries must be returned to your local Palm Beach County Library by Fri, Mar 21, 2014.
  • Contest open to Palm Beach County library card holders only.Library employees are not eligible.

One winner in each age category. Winners will receive a gift certificate to Barnes & Noble Booksellers. Winners will be contacted and their poems will be posted on the Library’s website.

In celebration of National Bookmobile Day: Apr 16, 2014

In partnership with ALA’s National Library Week: Apr 13-19, 2014