The library’s community poetry contest received over 50 entries from students across Chautauqua County!

The Prendergast Poetry Contest was open to K-8 students in Chautauqua County. All participants received a certificate and a free book. 

Three students (one from K-2, one from 3-5, and one from 6-8) were chosen as overall winners as well as an honorable mention from each age group. The winner and runner-up from each group have their poems listed first in the book below. Congratulations to winners Aubryn, Lukus, and Eileen, and honorable mentions Delaney, Lily, and Abigail!