Library of Congress – A Book That Shaped Me Contest Rising 5th and 6th graders write a 1 page letter to their librarian about a book that has had a significant impact on their lives. Entries are due by July 8th and can be dropped off at the Kids Space in the Dover Public Library. Children who turn in their entries at the Dover Public Library will earn a raffle ticket for our Summer Reading raffle prize drawing! Visit the link to learn more about the contest and download the entry form.
Blue Hen Book Award This children’s choice award is sponsored by the Youth Services Division of the Delaware Library Association. Children vote on selected picture or chapter books published within the last 3 years. Please visit the link for a list of this year’s nominees and to access online and paper ballots. Children who turn in ballots for the Younger or Middle Reader category to the Dover Public Library’s Kids Space by August 12th will receive a raffle ticket for our Summer Reading raffle prize drawing!