The Queen City Road Race Art Contest is underway for students in grades 1st through 5th. Two semi-finalists from each participating school will be selected and awarded an art kit and certificate. Among those semi-finalists will be the top three finalists who will also win a Subway party for their art class. As well as those prizes, the first place winning artist will win a framed poster of their artwork, an official race t-shirt featuring their artwork and $100 for their art class.
Artwork may be done in any medium (pencil, marker, crayon, etc.), although there is a 5 color use maximum. Simple designs are encouraged, and copyrighted material will not be accepted. Lastly, art must be on 8 1/2×11 paper or canvas; no construction paper.
All completed artwork must be submitted to the Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department at 102 Public Square no later than 4:30 p.m. on January 10. Art teachers may arrange for pick-ups at schools no later than January 10.
The Queen City Road Race, sponsored by Cumberland Bank and Trust, will take place Saturday, May 3rd at 8 a.m. The event will include a 5k, 7k, and One Mile Movement.
For more information, visit www.cityofclarksville.com/qcrr