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The Great Pumpkin Decorating Contest 2018

Celebrate the love of books, fall and pumpkins by decorating a pumpkin for the Sam Chellino Media Center “Great Pumpkin Decorating Contest”!  Pumpkins must be decorated in a way that represents a book or book character.  Here are the Rules: You may decorate a real pumpkin or a plastic one available at a craft store.

*One entry per family or group of students (One entry = One book display.)  Each pumpkin must have the book to go with it for display!) All decorated pumpkins are due in the Media during the week of October 15th and no later than Friday, Oct. 19th by 3pm!

*Pumpkin cannot be carved.  *Pumpkin must represent a book title or book main character. * Books must be included with pumpkin.

Up to 5 winners will be selected and will receive one $10.00 gift certificate per winner for free books from the Fall Scholastic Book Fair that runs October 24-Nov. 1, 2018! Pumpkins will be judged by faculty and staff on Mon., Oct. 22nd and Tues., Oct. 23rd, 2018.  Winners will be announced on Friday, Oct. 26th and may claim their book fair prizes on Mon., Oct. 29th and Tues., Oct. 30th during school hours or during book fair times Oct. 31st from 8-2pm, and Nov. 1st from 10:30 until the book fair ends at 8pm. All pumpkins need to be picked up during Parent/Teacher Conference Day, Oct. 31st between 8-2pm.  Any real pumpkins that are not picked up on that day will be discarded.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Patty in the Media Center at pkulesza@d88a.org.



Scholastic Fall Book Fair Fall 2018 Coming Oct. 24-Nov. 2, 2018!

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