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Trees, Butterflies, Bees & Me

All children ages 5-12 are invited to participate in the City of Sanford’s Arbor Day Poster Contest. All artists must be Sanford residents.

  • Theme: “Trees, Butterflies, Bees, & Me”
  • Fee: FREE
  • Deadline for Entry: Posters must be submitted no later than 4pm March 1, 2023
  • Submit posters to Elizabeth Harkey, Urban Forester, Parks & Recreation Department at City Hall, 300 N. Park Avenue Sanford Fl. 32771

Contest Rules

  • Poster must be the original work of child.
  • The use of business or company names should not be included on poster.
  • Please attach a small label to the back of the poster indicating child’s name, address, and phone number.
  • Create posters in one of the specific mediums and size listed below.
  • Posters may be done in marker, colored pencil, crayon, watercolor, ink, acrylic, tempera paint, or paint pen. They must be 8 ½ x 11 inches in size and be in Landscape orientation.
  • Computer generated art and printing will not be accepted.
  • Posters must be flat. Folded, matted, mounted, laminated or framed posters will not be accepted.
  • The theme must be on the poster. The 2023 theme is “Trees, Butterflies, Bees & Me.”
  • Poster must be related to the contest theme in some way.
  • All writing should be spelled correctly and easy to read.
  • Winners will be announced on April 3, 2023.
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