Libraries are Boring Contest

Aug. 1 - 30

Help us show the world how exciting our Library is by sending us a photo and short story about how you and your friends/family use our locations and offerings. All submissions will be entered to win a book/library-themed gift pack! Visit our Libraries are Boring page to see all the ways we aren't boring.

Please send horizontal photos (if possible) and note that it may take up to 24 hours for your entry to appear. Entries accepted now through Aug. 30. Winner will be alerted via email.

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Library Love

Marta D.

I Main Library Branch

The Library is always a new adventure to explore. Books, friends and never ending activities!

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Ana A.

I Maumee Branch

The Library is far from boring! It is a place where a Little Stitch can roam among amazing authors and adventures and discover new places. Little Stitch can also bring ...

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Hillary R.

I Point Place Branch

I love the Library because I can check out the books I like, attend events, do the Summer Reading Challenge (and read and get prizes). You get three times to ...

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Patrice P.

I Mott Branch

Strawberries, basil, tomatoes, zucchini, watermelon and more! Thanks to our Library sites that grow community gardens outside of the building.

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Astrid H.

I Main Library Branch

I love bringing my girls to the Library. We've been to zumba, concerts in the summer, puppet shows, magic shows or just to play. It's amazing how much fun they ...

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Abby

I Oregon Branch

Loved volunteering at the Oregon Branch!

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Jennifer H.

I Oregon Branch

We certainly love our Oregon Branch for so many reasons, but this summer we took on the Summer Reading Challenge and hit a few other branches as well. We have ...

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Laura

I Oregon Branch

The staff have taken the time to get to know our family! It is personable when we go, not just a book transaction! My kids LOVE the programs they offer ...

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Nancy P.

I Holland Branch

It is a great place to take your children and grandchildren for Storytime. The children learn a lot, with hands on activities, singing, dancing, crafts, parachute, bells and interacting with ...

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Dakwon B.

I Main Library Branch

Main Library staff provide great service!

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Joey A.

I Oregon Branch

I have a lot of fond memories from the Library, so I can't really pick one. I do love hanging out there with friends or even with just the librarians ...

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Audra and Fiona

I Holland Branch

This summer, we visited weekly to work on the 101 picture book challenge. There are so many wonderful books, it was fun to find some favorites, both old and new ...

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David E.

I Main Library Branch

I love Main Library’s Teen Metro because it is always lit and fun. The librarians are very dedicated to their youth and their programs. For example, we started an anime ...

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Ashley S.

I Oregon Branch

I love coming here to get books for my daughter and my family. I love to play with toys and the illusion mirror. It makes me laugh every time. The ...

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Mary and Brooklyn

I Oregon Branch

Our Oregon Branch was AWESOME this summer!! We attended as many of the teen activities as we could. We had a busy summer so unfortunately, we didn't attend as many ...

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Destiny

I Birmingham Branch

I love how fun the library is. I can get all my books in one place, the computers are fun, and most importantly, I meet a lot of people in ...

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JoAnna S.

I Main Library Branch

Main Library has so many great architectural features and works of art. My sister created a scavenger hunt of the library features for my 36th birthday. We all had a ...

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Emily W.

I Oregon Branch

I love the Oregon Branch - the staff is so kind. Volunteering is away for me to meet new people and develop friendships. I met my best friend there! I ...

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