Gala Reception for Letters About Literature Finalists and Winners at Drumthwacket
The New Jersey Center for the Book reception for the 86 finalists and winners in the Library of Congress / NJ Center for the Book 2010 Letters About Literature essay competition was held at Drumthwacket, the Governor’s residence in Princeton, on Wednesday, May 12th, from 3:00pm to 5:00pm.
The events of the afternoon included presentation of certificates to all finalists and winners!
- Welcome remarks by New Jersey First Lady Mary Pat Christie
- Remarks and presentation of Governor’s Certificates of Merit by Commissioner of Education Bret Schundler
- Congratulations from Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno
- Remarks by Center for the Book Chair Renee Swartz
Winning Essays, 2010
Click to read Catherine Lee’s level 1 winning essay