What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

CALLING ALL DOODLERS!

     Home  >  Articles  > NYMP News (not region specific)
by Karen Demeter

Related: doodle 4 google 2012, kids contest, Google art contest, doodle for google theme,


Doodle 4 Google gives kids across the country a chance to show off their art and drawing skills on Google's homepage. Get details on the 2012 contest theme and entry deadline.

 

Children in kindergarten through 12th grade who love art are encouraged to throw their hat in the ring and submit their artwork to Doodle 4 Google, an annual competition in which the winning drawings appear on Google's U.S. homepage (this year, see the winners on display May 18).

Doodle 4 Google

Last year's Doodle 4 Google champ, Matteo Lopez of San Francisco, shows off his winning "Space Life" doodle, which was chosen from 107,000 national entries.

This year's theme is "If I could travel in time, I'd visit…" Guest judges include singers Katy Perry and Jordin Sparks and children’s author Mo Willems.

There will be four national winners who will each receive a $5,000 educational grant for college and a trip to NYC. Fifty state winners will also win a trip to NYC. Entry forms and contest details can be found at google.com/doodle4google.

 

Long Island Residents:

Entry forms can also be picked up at the Port Jefferson Free Library. Entries may be submitted to the library through March 10. If you plan to mail your entry directly to Google, entries must arrive by March 23. One submission per child is allowed. The Port Jefferson Free Library is located at 100 Thompson St. in Port Jefferson.

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More NYMP News (not region specific) Articles

Study Shows Frequent Facebook Use Linked to Eating Disorder Risk

It's Okay if Toddlers Don't Share
NYMP Q&A: Breaking the Toddler Code
Child Mind Institute Promotes 'Speak Up Sundays' in May
Attend Free Comic Book Day At Local Comic Shops

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local NYMP News (not region specific) Sponsors

Easton Country Day School
660 Morehouse Road
Easton , CT
203-268-5530
June School is Easton Country Day's summer academi...

Westport Family Counseling
250 Post Road E., Suite 106
Westport, CT
203-227-4555
Westport Family Counseling offers support for gene...

World Class Performance Center
1028A Old Country Road
Plainview, NY
516-822-3903
World Class Performance Center is a studio dedicat...

Smart Start Early Learning Center
8411 Fort Hamilton Parkway
Brooklyn, NY
718-921-1868
While providing a safe, warm and nurturing environ...

Diller-Quaile School of Music (The)
24 E. 95th St.
New York, NY
212-369-1484
The Diller-Quaile School of Music was founded in 1...
See Our NYMP News (not region specific) Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE