UNION COUNTY, NJ - The Union County Sheriff’s office is hosting a Children’s Coloring/Activity Book competition for the Spring of 2020. High School students will be eligible to create a child’s coloring/activity book that centers around one the following topics: Bullying and/or Cyberbullying, Internet Safety, Police Officers are Your Friends, Traffic Safety, Personal Safety, Drug Safety or Weapon Safety.

“This program provides a tremendous opportunity for high school students to use their creativity and impart valuable information to younger students,” said Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli.

The competition is open to High School students only. High Schools will be eligible to submit as many applications to the competition as they wish.

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The book content must be appropriate for students aged Kindergarten through 5th grade. One winner will be chosen from each submitted topic.

The winning books will be published and distributed throughout Union County community events starting this summer.

Registration forms to enter the competition must be submitted by February 14, 2020 with all entries in the competition to be submitted by May 8, 2020. 

The registration form can be filled out online at https://ucnj.org/sheriff/childrens-coloring-and-activity-book-competition/.

Entries must be submitted via email in a PDF format to thalpin@ucnj.org, as well as mailed in a printed copy to the Union County Sheriff’s Office c/o Tara Halpin, 10 Elizabethtown Plaza, Elizabeth, NJ 07207.

Interested students and residents can learn more about the contest, rules for book entries, and details on the prospective topics at https://ucnj.org/sheriff/childrens-coloring-and-activity-book-competition/, or by contacting Sergeant Tara Halpin at 908-527-4032 or thalpin@ucnj.org.

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