Children in grades K – 6 are invited to stop by the Main Library anytime from 4:15pm – 5:30pm on Monday, April 15 to take part in our annual Children’s Bookstacking Contest in the Children’s Department. Each participant shall receive a small prize, and there will be a special prize for the TALLEST stack of all. This is a free activity, and no registration is required to attend.
Young Adults in grades 6-12 are invited to participate in HCTPL’s Extreme Bookstacking Contest at the Main Library. During the month of April, teens are invited to stop by during the hours of 9am – 6pm, Monday through Thursday; or between 9am – 5pm on Fridays to find out how high they can pile a tower of books! Careful measurements will be taken of each competitor’s stack of books. All participants will receive Small prizes for all participants, and a special prize for the winner who stacks the TALLEST tower of all.
Kids & teens in grades K – 12 are invited to test their bookstacking skills at the Markle Branch Library April 15 – 20 in celebration of National Library Week. The contest is divided into two separate divisions; an elementary division for grades K – 5 and a senior division for grades 6 – 12, with prizes to be awarded for the highest stack of books achieved in each age group. Competitors may stop by the Markle Branch Library, 197 E. Morse Street, during regular library hours – 1pm – 7 pm, Monday April 15 – Friday, April 19, or from 9am – Noon on Saturday, April 20, to make their attempt at the TALLEST stack of all.