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Book Character Pumpkins (Family)

October 17 11:00 am - 11:30 am

The Cape Girardeau Public Library is hosting a pumpkin decorating contest! The challenge is to decorate a pumpkin to look like a favorite book character.

There are three age groups: ages 4-8, ages 9-12, & ages 12-18. One winner from each age group will receive a $10 Barnes & Noble gift card.

To enter:

-Decorate your pumpkin. You may use any items to decorate, but no pumpkins should be carved. Be creative!

-Looking for inspiration? Join us via Facebook Live on Saturday, October 17th @ 11:00 AM.

-Pumpkin must represent a book character from a book you have read.

-Take a photo of your creation. Please do not include the person who created the pumpkin in your photo as -pumpkins are to be judged anonymously.

-All entries must be received by Saturday, October 24th @ 6:00 PM .

-Photos will be on display by age group. Library patrons will be asked to vote for their favorites during the week of October 26th-30th. Winners will be notified on Saturday, October 31st.

-Click the register button below to submit your entry!




October 17
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Events Categories:


Youth Services
573-334-5279 x 122
Cape Girardeau Public Library

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