Get those pencils sharpened and crayons out.

The theme of the 2022 poster contest is Celebrate Summer! 

Official entry forms will be available at the Schenectady County Public Library booth at the Kids Arts Festival along the Jay Street pedestrian walkway. 

Prizes will be awarded in three age categories ~ 8 years old and younger, 9-12 years old, and 13-19 years old.

Artists of all ages should remember to create original artwork and avoid copyrighted characters. Entries must be turned in by 4 p.m. on June 4. Winning entries will be announced by July 8 on the Kids Arts Festival website.

People‚Äôs Choice voting of the winning entries will take place at SummerNight, July 22 at the Kids Zone in front of City Hall. 

All entries become the property of Kids Arts Festival for its use.