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Caldecott Contests at the Sussex County Library System

Release Date: October 22, 2014
Entry forms for the Design Contest are available at every SCLS branch.

Caldecott Contests at the Sussex County Library System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Newton, NJ - 2015 marks the 76th Anniversary of the Caldecott Medal. This medal honors the best illustrations for a picture book each year. The Sussex County Library System is joining the celebration by bringing back the Mock Caldecott Election and having a Caldecott Medal Design Contest. Voting in the Mock Election is underway through the Kids Page at www.sussexcountylibrary.org external link. Entry forms for the Design Contest are available at every SCLS branch and are due back by November 19th. The contest is open to children in Kindergarten through sixth grade and prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. Winners will be announced at a Red Carpet Event in January.