The Destin Library will sponsor a children’s and young adult Bookmark Art Contest during the annual Summer Reading Program in June and July. All bookmark design submissions are required to use the 2018 Summer Reading Program theme … “Libraries ROCK!”

Art work submitted may use crayons, colored pencils, markers and/or watercolors. Judging criteria will include originality, creativity, neatness, printability and adherence to the designated theme.

Official Bookmark Contest forms are available at the Destin Library or by email at The deadline for contest submissions is Wednesday, July 25.

Bookmark Contest age categories are 5-8 years, 9-12 years and 13-17 years.

Winners of the Bookmark Art Contest will be announced in early August.

Bookmark designs winners will be available for viewing at the Destin Library, on Facebook/Destin Library, and at the City of Destin’s website,

First place winning designs and artist acknowledgement will be duplicated on bookmark stock and used at the Destin Library during the upcoming months.