Bookmark Contest


Read to the Rhythm!

Raschka Poster colorSM2016 Bookmark Contest

January 23 – February 7

Saturday, January 23, all day, Central Library & Casa Verdugo Library
Create bookmarks using the Library's materials. Light refreshments.

It’s time for the Library, Arts & Culture Annual Bookmark Contest! Amateur artists 18 years old and younger are invited to design an original bookmark illustrating their interpretation of this year’s theme, Read for the Win! Stop by any Library, Arts & Culture location, between Saturday, January 23 – Sunday, February 7 during open hours to create and submit your own special design for our 39th annual Bookmark Contest. This is the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your artistic abilities. Your bookmark entry may become an official Library, Arts & Culture bookmark for 2016 which may be reproduced and distributed throughout the Glendale library system and beyond! Winners will be selected in five categories:

  • PreK-Kindergarten
  • 1st-3rd grade
  • 4th-6th grade
  • 7th-8th grade
  • 9th-12th grade

...and each winner will receive 50 copies of their bookmark. Complete information and materials are available at all Library, Arts & Culture locations. For more information, please call 818-548-2035.

Contratulations to the 2015 Read to the Rhythm Bookmark Contest winners below:


Kindergarten - Nicholas Gary



2nd Grade -  Chelsea Castro



6th Grade - Isabella Durand



 8th Grade - Mary Sarkisyan



10th Grade - Valeria Hidalgo