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Library News

 

GOG Winner 2022

Winner of the Iconic Locations:  Kimberly Benedetto

 

After a two-year hiatus, the Glimpses of Greece photography contest returned!  This year 76 entries were submitted, and the winners have been announced.  Winners were chosen by our judge, photographer Robert Bilsky.  Greece Town Supervisor, Bill Reilich, selected the “Supervisor’s Pick” and an online poll on our website determined the “People’s Choice” award. 

 

Greece is a Winter Wonderland:  Patricia Elliott for “Winter View of Lake Ontario”

Greece Community Happenings:  Joe Territo for “Baseball at Greece Arcadia High School”

Autumn Beauty in Greece:  Donna LaPlante for “Basil Marella Park after the Rain”

Summertime in Greece:  Joe Territo for “Summertime is for Dancing at the Greece Waterpark”

On the Water:  Carol Beaty for “Old but not Forgotten – Crescent Beach dock”

Springtime in Greece:  Kris Montalbano for “Bay-breasted Warbler at Firehouse Woods”

Iconic Locations in Greece:  Kimberly Benedetto for “Celebrating 200 years in Greece”

Supervisor’s Pick:  Douglas Worboys for “Full moon over the Town Hall Cupola”

People’s Choice award:  Adam Bielski for “Braddock Bay Sunset”

 

Honorable Mentions:

Sherrill Barlow for “Family Affair – Ice parasailing on Long Pond”

Richard Healey for “Town of Greece Old Fashioned Fourth of July Fireworks 2022”

Patricia A. Elliott for “Memorial Day Ceremony at the Town Hall with VFW 4658 Commander Sam Meleca.”

Sherrill Barlow for “Star of the Show” 

 

You can view these photos along with the entire 2022 gallery here

 

Winning photos will be unveiled to the public at the Exhibit Opening reception on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at 7 pm in the Welsh Room of the Greece Public Library.  The photos will remain on display at the library through December 31, 2022.  The winning photos will appear in the 2023 Glimpses of Greece calendar. A limited number of calendars (one per family) will be available at the library beginning December 1, 2022.  Thank you to the Friends of the Greece Public Library for sponsoring the contest!