Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl Posters
Chairman: Colleen Foster
Deadline: January 10
Grades 1-5 are eligible. Posters must be on 17” x 11” paper and feature either Smokey Bear or Woodsy Owl, using the colors established for these figures. Smokey Bear posters must be based upon fire prevention, using the slogan “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires.” Woodsy Owl posters must be based on taking care of the earth by recycling, reusing and reducing, with the slogan “Lend a Hand, Care for the Land.”
The following information should be written on the back of the poster in the lower-right corner: the artist’s name, address, home phone number, grade level, school, teacher’s name, city, and state. (Do not use a dark marker as it may show through.)
First prize winner wins a trip to Washington, DC to receive the award. State winners receive cash prizes.
For a complete list of rules and prizes, contact this chairman or visit www.gardenclub.org. Click on Youth, then on Contest. Select category on the left.