Poster entries due October 20, 2014

Family & Children’s Services invites all students K-12 to participate in its 21st Visual Arts Contest: Family Stories. Visualize your family story — past, present or future — and what it means to you.

Best-selling storyteller Bill Bryson, whose many books inspired this year’s theme, will make a special appearance at the recognition ceremony November 13, 2014.

Thanks to the Hardesty Family Foundation, cash prizes up to $250 will be awarded in the following categories:
Best of Show // K-1st Grade // 2nd-3rd Grades // 4th-5th Grades // 6th-8th Grades // 9th-12th Grades

Student Prizes    Teacher Prizes
Best of Show   $250    Best of Show   $150
1st Place (each category)   $100    1st Place (each category)   $100
2nd Place (each category)   $50
3rd Place (each category)   $25

Posters should be 8.5×11” to 14×20” in size.
Paints and markers are recommended.

Be sure to write the artist’s name, school and grade, along with the teacher’s name, email and phone number, on the back bottom right-hand corner of your entry.

Deliver submissions no later than 5 p.m. Monday, October 20 to:
Family & Children’s Services
650 S. Peoria Avenue
Tulsa, OK  74105

Questions? Please contact Rochelle Dowdell at 918.560.1115 or