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Children's Pumpkin Decorating Contest!! (BEGINS)

Children's Pumpkin Decorating Contest!! (BEGINS) In-Person

Open to children of all ages! Decorate a pumpkin to represent your favorite Children's Book or Book Character! You can paint it, dress it, and/or accessorize it. Please use a fake pumpkin OR send in a picture entry if you choose to use a real pumpkin. Print and fill out the attached entry form to hand in with your pumpkin. (We will also have forms available at the Library for you to fill out at drop-off.) We will accept one entry per child.

Bring your pumpkin to the Library by October 22nd OR email a picture to mlevins@nioga.org

All pumpkins will be displayed in the Children's Room for the month of October. Voting will take place from October 24th to the 29th. Winners will be announced via social media on Halloween!! 

ONE winner will be selected for each of the following categories:

  • Best Representation of Character (one for each age group)
  • Best Use of Materials
  • Most Memorable
  • Silliest
  • Staff Favorite

*Each entry may only win ONE category!



Saturday, October 1, 2022
All Day Event
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Children's Room
  All Ages     Babies (0 - 24 months)     Family     Grades 3rd - 6th     Grades 6th - 8th     Grades K - 2nd     Grades K - 6th     PreK     Teen     Toddler  

Event Organizer

Melissa Levins

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