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2017-08-31

Deadline for art contest approaches

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Topic: Historical site, event, activity, or individual(s) in each of the ten (10) DRT Districts documenting the settling of Texas prior to 1850.
The Caddel-Smith Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas wishes to announce the 2017-2018 Republic of Texas Museum Art Contest. Students and Adults are invited to enter the Annual Art Contest! Contestants are divided into 4 different categories: Kindergarten to Grade 5 (poster), Grades 6-8 (original artwork), Grades 6-12 (Power Point presentation), and Adult non-professionals – Age 55+ (original artwork).
The deadline for entry is Jan. 5 2018. Entries must be received (mailed or delivered) by the Republic of Texas Museum in Austin prior to the deadline.
Winners will be notified by the end of February 2018, with a reception to be held in Austin to honor the winners on April 7, 2018. Details to follow.
Don’t miss this opportunity for your children to enter and learn more about the history of our great state. Please contact Billie Nast, 830-966-3787 or brnast@swtexas.net if you have any questions.