Writing Contest

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K - 2
1st Place: Hannah Howard
2nd Place: Elise Daniels
3rd Place: Elise McCord
Honorable Mentions: Lillian Hays, Oliver Christ, Oliver Hubartt and Electra Annette Hickman

1st Place: Rebekah Machel
2nd Place: Jack Kayse
3rd Place: Arjun Sreenivas Jayaraman
Honorable Mentions: Emma Rosebrock, Peyton Foos, Hudson Franklin and Hannah Dieringer

1st Place: Emma Crow
2nd Place: Mohammad Almasri
3rd Place: Trinity Sharp
Honorable Mention: Savannah Naujock, Mackenzie Carr, Avery Bowman and Sydney Whaley

1st Place: Avery Thompson
2nd Place: Jenna Bal
3rd Place: Serena Michael
Honorable Mention: Megan Jurek, Bart Reamer, Madison McQueen and Livie Seitzinger

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A Day With My #BFF

You get to spend the day with your BFF (book friend forever)! Which character will it be? Will you choose to invite them to your world or will you go explore theirs? Hogwarts, Wakanda, Wonderland - the only limit to this year's writing contest is your imagination!
Sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation.

Thanks to the 905 students who entered this year! A winner’s reception is planned at Sanger Branch on May 14 at 6 p.m. for grades K-5 and 7:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.