NOLS Battle of the Books begins

PORT ANGELES — The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) and schools from around Clallam County will be collaborating on the 2022 Battle of the Books.

NOLS staff will conduct a monthly discussion group on Zoom for fourth-grade students at 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of February, March and April.

Applications are open to all fourth grade students in Clallam County, including home-schooled students.

Applications are available at and can be turned in to participating teachers or the nearest NOLS branch library.

Participating students will receive copies of all three books to keep.

A final trivia competition will be on Zoom from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 29.

The books in this year’s program are: “Stella Díaz Has Something to Say” by Angela Dominguez, Feb. 17; Dragons in a Bag” by Zetta Elliott, March 17; and “The Cardboard Kingdom” by Chad Sell, April 21.

Students must register for each book discussion group separately.

For more information, call 360-417-8500 or email [email protected].

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