Pet & Wildlife Photo Contest - WINNERS!


Our first annual Pet & Wildlife Photo Contest was a huge success! Over 40 entries were received and winners were chosen in 4 categories: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 and Grades 9-12. Visit the Downtown Youth Department anytime during the month of March to see ALL of the entries. This evening, March 12, was the award ceremony and every winner in each category was in attendance. First place got a $25 gift certificate to Borders and Honorable Mention got a a $10 gift certificate for Borders. Without further ado the winners are…
Grades K-2
1st Place: Gary Service (Kindergarten) for “My Bird Sky”
Honorable Mention: Anah Shatz-Muzaffarr (1st Grade) for “Grace the Dog”
Grades 3-5
1st Place: Conor Scott (4th Grade) for “Quinn”
Honorable Mention: Alexis Berry (4th Grade) for “Chubby, Fluffy Ducky”
Grades 6-8
1st Place: Betsy Mansfield (7th Grade) for “Flying Dog”
Honorable Mention: Hannah Bogard (8th Grade) for “Baby Buffalo at Dawn”
Honorable Mention: Lauren Roser-Nordling (7th Grade) for “The Dove”
Grades 9-12
1st Place: Pavel Borisov (11th Grade) for “The Frog Prince”