Pet-themed arts and literary contest for kids

Jun 11, 2019

Kids can get creative with the Dog Park Association of Wareham’s “Unleash the PAWsibilities Youth Art & Literary Contests Celebrating the People-Pet Bond” this summer. Area students ages 5 to 18 can enter pet-themed visual arts and poetry/essay contests (or both), separated into three age groups. Entries will be judged by jurors from art and literary fields.

All contestants are entered into a prize raffle. Visual art & poetry/essay winners in the 3 age groups receive certificates & awards.

Registration forms are available at TD Bank, WFL/Spinney Libraries, the OBA Office, Gleason Family YMCA, or by email at

Submission sites are TD Bank, the OBA Office & WFL/Spinney Libraries. Submissions are due July 19th.

All student work will be displayed at TD Bank & the Wareham Post Office. TD Bank will host the celebration of contest and raffle winners at 4:30 on August 2 at a celebration that will include snacks, giveaways, and kids games.

For more information or to support the Wareham Dog Park, go to or For more information about the contest, or to donate to raffle or awards, contact Sally Morrison at