For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Heather Hafer , Recreation Program Supervisor , (510) 981-6714

4TH ANNUAL SUMMER ACTIVITY GUIDE ART CONTEST
Youth Artwork Accepted Until Thursday, February 25

Berkeley, California (Monday, January 11, 2010) - The City of Berkeley is now hosting its 4th Annual Summer Activity Guide Art Contest!

The Recreation Division would like to invite youth (Kindergarten - 8th grade) to submit artwork for the Summer 2010 Activity Guide cover. We're looking for artwork that showcases all the fun activities youth participate in during the summer. Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in each category (Kindergarten - 2nd grade, 3rd - 5th grade and 6th - 8th grade). The Grand Prize winner will receive $50 and their artwork will be featured on the cover of the Summer Activity Guide.

Submission deadline is Thursday, February 25 at 5:00pm. Artwork must be submitted on 8 1/2 X 11 white paper and must be vertical. Only one-dimensional art can be accepted at this time. Please clearly write your name, address, phone number, school and grade on the back of the submission.

Submit entries to: Recreation Division, Attn: Activity Guide Cover Contest, 1947 Center Street, 1st Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704. 

If you have any questions please email recreation@cityofberkeley.info or call (510) 981-5150

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