Writing Winners

The Cook Memorial Public Library District is pleased to announce the winners of the library’s 10th Annual Creative Writing Contest open to students in grades 4 – 8 who live or attend school within the library district.

The library received 167 entries this year, a new record high. Of that number, 43 entries were selected as the best of the best. The winners, their families and two friends are invited to a special reception on Sunday, May 15 at the Aspen Drive Library in Vernon Hills.

Meet the Aspen winners:
4th Grade
Emma Kendrick
Aspen Elementary
“The Girl and the Alien”

5th Grade
Elsa Lundberg
Aspen Elementary School
“Changes”