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“Celebrate Turtles” Coloring Contest for Kids

April 16, 2021

Join the Harris Center and award-winning wildlife artist and conservationist Matt Patterson for a kids’ coloring contest that celebrates New Hampshire turtles! Here’s how it works:

  1. A wood turtle coloring page created by Matt Patterson.Choose from one of four turtle coloring pages created by Matt.
  2. Download the coloring page here, and color it in.
  3. Take a picture.
  4. Parents: post the picture of your child’s coloring page to Facebook or Instagram, making sure to tag Matt Patterson (@stoneridgeartstudios) and the Harris Center (@harriscenterforconservationed).
  5. In addition, for official entry in the contest, please email the photo to Susie Spikol.

Entries will be accepted until May 21. Winners will be announced on May 23 as part of World Turtle Day celebrations. Prizes include a small framed and signed print from Matt, and Harris Center tee shirts or hats. For more information, please contact Susie Spikol by email.

Matt will also be hosting a live “color-along” of his Blanding’s turtle page via Zoom on May 20! Learn more and register here.