Smokey Bear/Woodsy Owl Poster Contest, AFGC Chairman is Liz Howell, Searcy.
Contest open to 1st thru 5th graders, sponsored by a local garden club. Submit only 1st Place Winners from your club (1 per grade level) to the State Chairman, postmarked by Jan. 15. Size of poster is 11" X 17". (Other sizes will be disqualified). Poster must feature either Smokey or Woodsy (not both on the same poster). Use appropriate slogan.
In lower right corner on back of poster print the following: Artist's name, artist or schools home address, home phone number, grade level, city, state, school, teacher & sponsoring Garden Club. (Dark markers bleed thru, be careful). Use accurate color of clothing for Woodsy and Smokey.
Bird Poster Contest... AFGC Chairman is Sherry Smith. Contest open to grades 1st -12th graders. Choose the male of either the Eastern Towhee or Downy Woodpecker.
Deadline is Dec. 5.
11 X 17 inch paper. Complete rules are in the President's Directory.
Essay Contest...AFGC Chairman is Ava Partridge. Contest open to 9th thru 12 graders. 600-700 words. Deadline for entries, Dec. 1st, 2015:
Deadline for entries, Dec. 1st, 2016:
"We Need Our Pollinators"
Poetry Contest... AFGC Chairman is Ava Partridge. Open to K thru 9th graders. Poems must be typed. Poems do not have to rhyme. Deadline is Dec. 1.
(Title for 2016-2017) - "We Three: Bee, Butterflies and Me"
Youth Sculpture Contest. Open to grades 4 thru 8. AFGC Chairman is Ava Partridge. Sculpture can be no more than 8 1/2 X 11 inches and should be made of recycled materials. Height should be proportional to width. Entries should include as many photos as can be printed on the back of the entry form, but two, 4" X 6" photos are recommended. Deadline is Jan 1. Complete rules in the President's Directory.
SCR Bird Poster
Great Horned Owl.
AFGC Bird Poster Chairman, Sherry Smith, will submit our winning posters to Clara Bishop in OK City, OK by Feb. 15th.