The Great Pumpkin-Decorating Contest! (Optional)
The Rules: 1. Each entry must be a pumpkin or member of the pumpkin family. 2. Pumpkins may not be carved or hollowed out. 3. Pumpkins may be painted, dressed up, or have items attached. 4. Each entry must have a title and completed entry form. 5. D.P. Morris reserves the right to dispose of any pumpkin that starts to rot during the contest period. 6. Pumpkins must be taken home or picked up by October 30, 2018.
All entries are due to the library by October 24, 2018. Judging will take place that afternoon and all pumpkins will be displayed at the Morris Literacy Mash on October 29, 2018 from 5:30-7:00 pm!
~Entries will be judged according to the following criteria~ Awards per grade level: K, 1st, 2nd 3rd Ideas/Suggestions: *Scariest Pumpkin *Most Creative *Silliest/Funniest *Best Storybook or Movie Character
Helpful Tips: *Choose a firm pumpkin with no blemishes, *Use acrylic paint for decorating and make sure the stem is firmly attached. *Use a glue gun and straight pins to attach decorations to your pumpkin. *Store your pumpkin in a cool, dry, and well-ventilated place. ________________________________________________________________________