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Wilton EDC and Wilton Library Association Winter Palace Contest

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Wilton Library Assoc Inc

137 Old Ridgefield Road

Wilton, CT 06897

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The Wilton Economic Development Commission in partnership with Wilton Library Association invites kids living in Wilton in grades K-12 to create their own one-of-a-kind Winter Palace sculpture design. Sculptures will be placed on display in the Children’s Library from Monday, November 27 to Wednesday, December 6, during which time library visitors will be invited to vote for their favorite sculptures. Ribbons will be placed on the winning sculptures on December 7.

Voting will open on Monday, November 27 at 10AM and close on Wednesday, December 6 at noon. Ribbons in the following grade categories will be awarded by Thursday, December 7: K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12.

Entries should be dropped off at the library by Saturday, November 25 at noon. All sculptures will remain on display in the library through January 19, and should be picked up by January 27.

There are some contest rules to keep in mind:

  • Only one entry per person or group

  • Registration closes Friday, November 24

  • Participation is limited to kids residing in Wilton, CT of school grades K-12th grade

  • Sculptures should carry the theme of “Winter Palace” and kids are encouraged to get creative!

  • Materials spending limit is $20

  • All other materials MUST be recycled or sustainable (yogurt cups, egg cartons, etc).

  • Sculptures must be secured to a cardboard platform of no larger than 18-in. x 18-in. The height of the sculpture cannot exceed 24 in.

  • Upon registration, contest officials will send registrants an email with an entry number to label the sculpture. Sculptures should be dropped off at the library by Saturday November 25 at noon. All sculptures must be clearly labeled.


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