Siouxland Libraries Hosts Art Contest for Teens

Students in Grades 6 through 12 are invited to imagine, design, and create an original work of art―and compete for one of three top entries in the following age categories:

  • Grades 6 to 8
  • Grades 9 and 10
  • Grades 11 and 12

Entries should be submitted online at deadline is Friday, June 1, 2018.

Winners will be announced Tuesday, June 12, at a 6 to 7 p.m. art show and award ceremony at Siouxland Libraries Ronning Branch, 3100 East 49th Street.

First-place winners in each category will receive a $50 gift certificate donated by Jam Art & Supplies and an interview to be featured on Jam Art’s blog. Second- and third-place winners will receive $25 gift certificates, donated by Jam Art & Supplies.

All art show participants will be entered into a prize drawing for two free passes donated by Wild Water West and other door prizes.

Individuals who would like to participate, but are unable to access art supplies or display materials, can contact Library Associate Monica Newton at 582-2390 or for more information.

If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact the Human Relations Office at 605‑367‑8745 (voice), 605-367-7039 (TTY), or at least 72 hours before the event.

For more information, please call Librarian Dan Neeves, Siouxland Libraries’ Downtown Library, at 367-8700 or visit


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