Battle of the Books

Cheer on teams of fifth grade students from 25 schools as they test their knowledge of 16 books in a quiz-show style competition.

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman and Howard County Library Board of Trustees Chair Pat Clancy will kick off the competition with opening remarks, and Dave Bittner from The Rotary Club of Columbia-Patuxent will emcee. Judges and officials include:

  • Board of Education member Ellen Flynn Giles as moderator,
  • Maryland State Senator James Robey as Best Costume Judge,
  • County Council member Calvin Ball as Best Team Spirit Judge,
  • Friends of Howard County Library board member Joseph Murray as Civility Judge, and
  • Howard County Public School System Chief Operating Officer Terry Alban as Best Team Name Judge.

Presented by Howard County Library and Howard County Public School System. Sponsored by the Frank and Yolanda Bruno Fund, Friends of Howard County Library, and Rotary Club of Patuxent Charitable Trust.

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