Earth Day poster contest announced

March 25, 2019 — The Friends of the Library are happy to announce their first Earth Day poster contest!

Posters will be judged on their Earth Day message, originality and creativity, and design quality and attractiveness. Cash prizes will be awarded, including $50 for first place and $25 for second place in each of three age categories:

  • Preschool to grade 2
  • Grade 3 to grade 6
  • Grade 7 to grade 12

The contest is open to all kids up to age 18. Posters must be submitted to the Mercer Library by Thursday, April 25th at 5:00 p.m. All posters will be on display and winners will be announced at the library’s Earth Day Fair on Saturday, April 27th at 10am to 12pm. You do not need to be present to win.

A registration form can be downloaded here (11″ x 17″, PDF, 96 kb) or picked up at the Mercer Library. Posters can be created on the official entry form or on any paper or canvas up to 11″ x 17″.

For more information, call the library at 715-476-2366.