Parents, family friends, library staff and student contest winners met at the Destin Library on Tuesday evening, Aug. 28, to celebrate the award winners in the library’s 2018 Summer Bookmark Contest.

Students received certificates of achievement, copies of their winning bookmarks, a Summer 2018 “Libraries ROCK” button and pin and Amazon gift certificates (1st Place: $30, 2nd Place: $20 and 3rd Place: $10) courtesy of local library supporters.

Bookmark winning designs will be featured at the library in the coming weeks and at the annual Destin City Open House in October.

Winners in each category were:

Age Group 8 years and younger

1st Place Jayden Carter

2nd Place Cali Felch

3rd Place Mason Elfrez

Age Group 9 years and older

1st Place Grant Chastain

2nd Place Liberty Chastain

3rd Place Luci Schrand