Art Contest

Deadline for entry is May 27th, 2022.

The Ackley Public Library Art Contest is based on the Summer Program theme "Read Beyond the Beaten Path". The theme combines the ideas of camp, adventure, and skill development. Summer camp at the library can encompass many different summer experiences:
• Outdoors: hiking, campfires, stories, and s’mores • Animal identification • Arts and crafts • Music 

Submissions to the art contest will need to be based on the artists idea of Summer Camp.


Submissions will be placed into one of four different categories:

  • Child (1-8)
  • Junior (9-13)
  • Young Adult (14-17)
  • Adult (18+)

Prizes will be awarded to the winner of each age category.



  • Artwork must be two-dimensional, and may be created using paints, pen, pencil, mixed media, computer graphics, or collages.
  • Artwork must be a minimum of 5"x7"
  • Please include: Name, Age, and Phone Number/Email Address
  • Limit one entry per person


All entries will be displayed in an Art Walk at Sauerkraut Days.