Readers Win at Sierra Madre Public Library Art and Essay Program

first_imgCommunity News Readers Win at Sierra Madre Public Library Art and Essay Program From STAFF REPORTS Published on Thursday, April 28, 2016 | 5:02 pm First Heatwave Expected Next Week Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday More Cool Stuff Business News More than 220 local students entered the Library’s fourth annual Art & Essay contest, Readers Win! @ Sierra Madre Public Library. Mayor John Capoccia presented cash prizes to the top 18 contest winners. Prizes and certificates of achievement were presented at a ceremony on Thursday, April 14 during National Library Week. Winning work is on display in the Children’s Room of the Library.Children in grades Kindergarten through second grade created a drawing showing how they win by reading books from the Sierra Madre Public Library. Students in grades three through eight wrote a one-page essay on how readers win. Students from each grade earned $50 for first place or $35 for second place.Winners are: Kindergarten 1st place Emma Noel Abajian, Kindergarten 2nd place Siabelle Carpenter, 1st grade first place Raya Frayeh, 1st grade second place Ethan Woo, 2nd grade first place Jackson Moore, 2nd grade second place Samuel Choi Dongho, 3rd grade first place Abeni Moore, 3rd grade second place Maya Eriksson, 4th grade first place Aidan Hofer, 4th grade second place Nikki Hensley, 5th grade first place Jadyn St. Louis, 5th grade second place Julia Divers, 6th grade first place Carter Anastasia, 6th grade second place Lucy Martinez, 7th grade first place Claire Senft, 7th grade second place Giovanni Butteri, 8th grade first place Dylan Sheriff, and 8th grade second place Julia Boberg.Local organizations that supported the Sierra Madre Public Library Art & Essay Contest with funding for the cash prizes and by judging entries were: Sierra Madre Rotary Club, the Spero Foundation, Sierra Madre Kiwanis, Friends of the Library, the Sierra Madre Community Foundation, and the Sierra Madre Civic Club. Special thanks to Library Trustee Glenn Putnam for spearheading the program.Read, Discover, Connect @ Sierra Madre Public Library, 440 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, (626) 355-7186, or visit www.cityofsierramadre.com/departments/library. Subscribe Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News HerbeautyThe Kardashians Know How To Throw A Good Party!HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyKeep Your Skin Flawless With These Indian Beauty RemediesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThis Trend Looks Kind Of Cool!HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Most Influential Women In HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Fashion Tips Are Making Tall Girls The Talk Of The TownHerbeautyHerbeauty Top of the News center_img Community News 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Make a comment Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy last_img

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