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Library announces summer reading art contest winner

The Woodburn Public Library has announced that Kaitlyn Nelson has been named the winner of the 2014 Summer Reading Art Contest.

All of this year’s entries can be viewed at the library’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/woodburnlibrary.

Young people and adults alike can still take place in a new contest in celebration of National Poetry Month in April.

The library is celebrating with poetry displays that include poems to take for “Poem in your Pocket Day,” which is April 24, book recommendation lists of poetic selections, steps on how to make “Book Spine Poetry” and by having a poetry contest to kindle everyone’s creative spark.

by: SUBMITTED - Pictured is the drawing by Kaitlyn Nelson, the 2014 Summer Reading Art Contest winner.The Poetry Contest will be judged in three categories: children (grades 1-5), teens (grades 6-12) and adults (ages 18-plus).

Visit www.woodburnlibrary.org for contest rules and entry forms or stop by the reference desk.

Entries must be submitted by April 30.

Winners will be announced May 7 at 6 p.m. in the library. Participants will have the opportunity to read their poems aloud at that time.




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