Children's Book Festival
Design a Bookmark Competition 2020
As part of our ‘Children’s Book Festival’, Longford Libraries ran a very successful ‘Design a Bookmark’ competition. We had almost 450 entries and the standard were extremely high. After much deliberation by our judges, we are delighted to announce our winners –
4-8 age category
1st: Eoghan Sullivan, Bawn The Pigeons, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Age 8.
2nd: Leo Holkovic, Longford Town. Age 6.
3rd: Caoimhe Loughlin, Ballyglass, Ballyleague Lanesboro, Co. Roscommon. Age 4.
9-13 age category
1st: Sarah McDermott, Moydow, Co. Longford. Age 11.
2nd: Eleanor O’Reilly, Moyne, Co. Longford. Age 11.
3rd: Sinead Murray, Lanesboro, Co. Longford. Age 9.
The first-place design in each age category will be printed professionally and will be available in all our Library Branches. Each of the six children has received a National Book Token. Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to everyone who entered this competition.