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Posted on: September 23, 2021

Teen Sidewalk Chalk Competition at the Library

A cardboard box of multicolored sidewalk chalk sits on a gray sidewalk

September 24, 2021 – Students in grades 6 – 12 are invited to participate in the Library’s Sidewalk Chalk Art Competition for the chance to win gift cards. Using the theme “Fall into Reading”, participants will use chalk to fulfill their artistic vision in a designated space on the Library sidewalk.

Chalk pick-up and space assignment begins Wednesday, October 13 at 9 a.m. After that time, participants can decorate their assigned space anytime, whether the Library is open or not, from October 13 through 10 p.m. on October 21. Judging will take place October 22, with three lucky participants winning gift cards to local businesses.
 Registration is required. Please register online using the Library calendar at beginning October 1. Registration ends at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, October 12. 
 The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library is located at 1710 W. St. Andrews Rd and is a service of the City of Midland. For more information or to learn more about the Library, call 989-837-3449 or visit  

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