The city of Edwardsville’s Parks and Recreation Department has started its annual Holiday Art Contest for children.
Assistant Recreation Coordinator Jaime Kersten said the department will be collecting entries for the contest until Dec. 18.
The contest is open to students in kindergarten through sixth grade. The department is asking students to color, paint or draw a picture applying one of four themes: Holiday in Downtown Edwardsville, Holiday at City Park, Holiday at Leclaire Park or A Family Holiday. Entries can be no larger than 12 x 14 inches in size.