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Gingerbread House Extravaganza

2017-12-23 00:00:00 2017-12-23 23:59:00 America/New_York Gingerbread House Extravaganza Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department. Main Library

Saturday, December 23
All day

Add to Calendar 2017-12-23 00:00:00 2017-12-23 23:59:00 America/New_York Gingerbread House Extravaganza Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department. Main Library

Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

Download Entry Form

Rules

  1. Entries must be entirely constructed of edible products (candies, cookies, crackers, cereals, etc.).
  2. All entries should be on a wooden or heavy cardboard base. Please tape your completed entry form underneath the base.
  3. Starting Monday, November 27th, entries, along with their entry forms, can be brought to Main Library, Children's Services, during regular library hours. 
  4. To be eligible for the People's Choice Award, entries must be received by noon on Thursday, December 7th. Voting will take place during Light Up Downtown at Main Library (December 7th from 6 to 8 pm), and the winner will be announced December 8th.
  5. To be eligible to win in one of the other categories, entries must be received by the end of the business day on Sunday, December 10th. Voting will take place December 11th–December 17th, and winners will be announced Monday, December 18th. Winners do not need to be present to win. Entries will be judged on imagination, construction, uniformity in baking, and overall design and decoration.
  6. Contestants may enter more than one category, but must fill out a form for each entry.
  7. All entries must be picked up by end of the business day on Saturday, December 23rd.

 
Categories

  • Children: Children in grade 5 and under may use pre-made items such as graham crackers and cookies.
  • Families: Bake with your children, grandchildren, nieces, and nephews, and enter the results.
  • Teens: Students in grades 6–12 may enter gingerbread creations made with either graham crackers or gingerbread in this category.
  • Other: Adults and other groups may enter their gingerbread creation in this category.

 

Main Library

contactus@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-452-0665

Branch manager
Megan Johnson

Hours
We're closed Sunday December 24
Mon, Dec 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 13 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 15 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 16 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 17 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Main Library is located in the heart of downtown Canton and serves a diverse community of all ages and interests. This location houses the Genealogy Department and is well known for its unique architectural design.

Upcoming events

Sun, Dec 17, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

Mon, Dec 18, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

McKinley Room
Mon, Dec 18, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Whether you are a novice, intermediate or an expert level, the whole family is invited... more
Whether you are a novice, intermediate or an expert level, the whole family is invited to come and join the fun! Chess boards are provided.

Tue, Dec 19, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

Atrium
Tue, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Discover new technology, such as programmable robots, VR glasses and augmented books,... more
Discover new technology, such as programmable robots, VR glasses and augmented books, or revisit old favorites, like tablets and fun apps to play. Tech Trainers will be on hand to demonstrate gadgets.

Wed, Dec 20, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

Thu, Dec 21, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

2nd Floor Meeting Room
Thu, Dec 21, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities... more
Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities including music, art, STEM, snap circuits, and more. Each day will bring something new to do and explore.

Fri, Dec 22, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

Sat, Dec 23, All day
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate... more
Design and build a gingerbread creation and bring it to the Main Library to decorate the Children's Department.

Sun, Dec 24, All day
All branches are closed for this holiday.