City Calls on Kids to Design Leisure Guide Cover

March 20, 2013 6:54 AM | News

City of WinnipegPut on your creative hats, kids — the city needs you to get to work.

The City of Winnipeg’s community services department has put out the call for young artists aged six to 12 to create the covers of the Fall 2013 Leisure Guide and Priceless Fun brochure.

Children can colour, draw, doodle, paint, sketch or collage a picture that represents their favourite recreational activity or experience. The first and second place winners will have their artwork featured on the cover of the Fall 2013 Leisure Guide and Priceless Fun brochure.

The top three winners will also receive a City of Winnipeg family outdoor pool pass for the 2013 season.

Art should be sent flat (not folded) with a brief written story and a signed entry form to:

Art Contest
City of Winnipeg – Community Services Department
2nd Floor – 395 Main Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 3N8

Digital files can be submitted by emailing a PDF to (minimum 300 dpi). Contest rules and an entry form can be found on page 8 of the 2013 Spring/Summer Leisure Guide or by visiting

The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Winners will be announced via the city’s Facebook and Twitter pages on June 14.