MLK Student Contest

“We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

CONTEST:       Creative art in any media, such as drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, mixed media.

ELIGIBILITY:    All Jaffrey and Rindge residents of middle school age and non-resident students enrolled in Jaffrey and Rindge schools, including students in public school, private schools and home-schooled. Students do not need to be enrolled in classes to participate and may seek guidance from the school art teachers if needed.

PRIZES:    First Place $100, Second Place $50

Winners will be announced and receive their awards at Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. 2019, on January 21, 2019, 5-6 p.m., United Church of Jaffrey.

EXHIBIT: All student work will be on display in the MLK Student Exhibit, January 11 to February 8, 2019, at the Civic Center. All are invited to the Exhibit reception immediately following Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 21, 2019.

THEME:We Are All One Humanity” in your view or as related to Dr. King.

How to submit: Turn in to your art teacher or directly to the Jaffrey Civic Center by January 4, 2019. Please include a parental release form. Name, school and grade go on the back of art work.

Judging criteria: Relevance to the theme; originality; creativity of expression and execution

All student work will be exhibited at the Jaffrey Civic Center Jan. 11 – Feb. 8, 2019
The winning artists will be announced and prizes awarded at
Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 21st.
For questions contact or the Civic Center at 532-6527.






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