Summer Learning Challenge Instagram Giveaway: August Winners

To close out our Summer Learning Challenge 2018, we asked our Instagram followers to share their favorite Summer Learning Challenge activity. From exploring one of the oldest research libraries in Europe at Oxford University (!), dissecting owl pellets and building robots at our community libraries, to spending quality time with family, our followers filled their summer with countless memories of fun adventures in exploration.

Take a Look at What Our Followers Shared


Instagram User @ilynnaly photo submission
Instagram users @beckypics, @4ds.moments, @brownmambaofficial, @itsmemaile comment submissions

Instagram user @adrianalo's comment
Instagram User @lifeforwriting comment submission


Congratulations to the Winners

Thank you to everyone that shared their memorable activities and congratulations to the following winners!

Each winner received a prize package that included:

  • 1 - SMCL branded drawstring bag
  • 1 - $25 gift card for Amazon.com
  • 1 - SMCL branded notebook
  • 1 - SMCL stylus pen for a smartphone or tablet
  • 1 - SMCL mood pencil
  • 1 - SMCL mini colored pencil pack
  • 3 - coloring bookmarks
  • 2 - SMCL stickers
  • 2 - SMCL pins
  • 1 - customized item made from our Glowforge laser cutter - an SMCL exclusive!

@beckypics and @itsmemaile each chose a set of bookends with a personal quote engraved on each side.

@carlanohra and @adrianalo each chose a necklace and earrings set.

We hope everyone continues to connect with San Mateo County Libraries at our community libraries or online @SMCLibraries on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter to fuel your excitement for growth and exploration.

We look forward to experiencing more exciting adventures with you during our Winter Learning Challenge coming up in December!

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