05/24/2010: "Design a Bookmark Contest"
School -aged children on San Juan Island still have a chance to compete in the San Juan Island Library annual bookmark contest. The deadline for the art contest in Sunday, May 30, when the library closes at 5:00 p.m.
Students (grades K through 5) must submit their bookmark art on the theme “make a splash!” and use the entry forms available at the San Juan Island Library, Friday Harbor Elementary School and participating private island schools.
Winners will be announced June 17 and acknowledged at the opening of the library’s Summer Reading Program on Wednesday, June 23 at 1:30 p.m. All entries will be displayed at the library through the month of June. Winning entries will receive a prize, and will be used as official bookmarks in the library throughout the year.