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Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Submissions accepted online October 10-24

2020-10-24 00:00:00 2020-10-24 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest Online

Saturday, October 24
All day

Add to Calendar 2020-10-24 00:00:00 2020-10-24 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest Decorate and share photos of a pumpkin to represent a favorite character or book. This online contest is open to all ages. Online

Decorate and share photos of a pumpkin to represent a favorite character or book. This online contest is open to all ages.

Kids, teens, and adults are invited to decorate a pumpkin (real or artificial) to represent a favorite character or book. Paint, fabric, foam, markers, etc., may be used. All entries must be family-friendly.

Contest Rules:

Decorate a pumpkin to represent a favorite book character or book.

Beginning October 10 through October 24, email photo entries to youthprogramming@carmel.lib.in.us. Entries should include your name, a valid email address, the age category you are entering, the name of the character or book represented, and why you chose this character or book.

Pumpkins will be separated into the following categories:

  • Young Kids (ages 7 and younger)
  • Tweens (ages 8-12)
  • Teens (ages 13-17)
  • Adults (ages 18+)

From October 27 through October 30, visit the CCPL Facebook page to view the entries and vote for your favorite by selecting the Like button. The pumpkin with the most likes in each age category will win a $25 gift card to Turn the Page Bookstore!

Winners will be contacted via email and announced on the CCPL Facebook page Saturday, October 31.
 

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Kids Ages 5-12 | Kids Ages 0-5 | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Arts/Crafts |

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Hours
Mon, Oct 26 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Tue, Oct 27 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Wed, Oct 28 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Thu, Oct 29 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Fri, Oct 30 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Sat, Oct 31 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Sun, Nov 01 Closed

About the library

Upcoming events

Sat, Oct 31, All day
Online
Read and review Young Adult books. This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in grades 7-12.

Sat, Oct 31, All day
Online
Wearing is caring! This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in grades 6-12.

Sat, Oct 31, All day
Online
Open to all teens in grades 6–12.

Sun, Nov 01, All day
Online
Create and share photos of a craft or art piece that represents a book you've enjoyed. This online volunteer opportunity is open to all interested teens in grades 6-12.

Sun, Nov 01, All day
Online
Create a costume based on a character from your favorite book, and you can enter to win a prize in one of five different costume categories! The contest is open to teens in grades 6-12.

Mon, Nov 02, All day
Online
An online book club for kids ages 9-12 and their caregivers with weekly activities throughout November. Registration is required and begins October 19.

Mon, Nov 02, All day
Main Library
Families with kids of all ages can create holiday greetings for active military members and mail them in our prepaid-postage envelopes.

Mon, Nov 02, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 2-3. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Mon, Nov 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Mon, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
With authors Nina Moreno and Tori Bovalino

Mon, Nov 02, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Tue, Nov 03, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 4-6. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Tue, Nov 03, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Wed, Nov 04, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
A video series for children ages 0-5 to explore the five practices of early literacy: talk, sing, read, write, and play. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Wed, Nov 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Wed, Nov 04, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Thu, Nov 05, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 0-12 months. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Nov 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Thu, Nov 05, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Fri, Nov 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online
Monthly meeting for Teen Library Council members. Registration is required to reserve your spot.

Mon, Nov 09, All day
Merchants' Square Main Library
Stop by the Merchants' Square Main Library for a board game kit to celebrate International Games Week.

Mon, Nov 09, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 2-3. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 10, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 4-6. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Wed, Nov 11, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
A video series for children ages 0-5 to explore the five practices of early literacy: talk, sing, read, write, and play. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Nov 12, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 0-12 months. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Mon, Nov 16, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 2-3. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 17, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 4-6. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Tue, Nov 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online
Teens in grades 6–12 can earn volunteer hours as they learn about the library's free online tutoring service Tutor.com at this library-sponsored focus group. Registration is required.

Wed, Nov 18, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
A video series for children ages 0-5 to explore the five practices of early literacy: talk, sing, read, write, and play. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.

Thu, Nov 19, 10:30am - 7:00pm
Online
Recorded storytime for children ages 0-12 months. Enjoy this week's video via our playlist at youtube.com/user/CarmelClayLibrary.