The winners!

The votes have been tallied up and we now have the winner of our contest! The winning photo is:


The second place winner is:


And the third place winner is:


The winners will be receiving calls shortly to pick up their prizes! Thank you to all the participants!


Voting closed

Voting for the photo contest is officially closed. The winners will be announced Monday morning on this blog, and will be receiving phone calls to come pick up their prizes.

Last days to enter!

There are only a few days left to submit your photo for the contest. Please have all entries in by the morning of Saturday, August 1! The youth and adult contests have been merged, so all entries and voting will take place at the Submissions page.

Henry van Westrop Memorial Photography Contest

This summer, the Acorn Public Library will be hosting its third annual photography contest, now in memory of Henry van Westrop. Henry van Westrop was our library’s dedicated photographer, carefully capturing all of our wonderful programs and events.

This summer’s theme is: Every Hero Has a Story. Please submit a picture of your hero along with a short explanation of why that person is your hero. This contest will take place from Saturday, June 6 through Saturday, August 1. Details and rules are available at our Contest Rules and Information page. Please read this page carefully, and we’ll see you here in a few weeks, as entries are submitted!

The votes have been tallied up and we now have the winner of our contest! The winning photo is:

Adult - photo“Stella, Stella What Do You See?”

A giant thank you to everyone who participated in our summer contest! The winner has been notified and can pick up prizes at the library at their earliest convenience.

There is just one week left to enter submissions to the photo contest! Please send your photos to us at The theme for the Adult contest is “Pets Caught Reading” — snap a photo of your pet reading a book! The theme for the Youth contest is Animals — snap a photo of a pet, or any animal our in nature. We look forward to the rest of your submissions!