What do you love about living in Springfield? Take a picture of it, and earn a chance to win one of three prizes for Springfield My Home, a photography exhibit showing why residents live in and love Springfield, Mass.
Springfield My Home will be displayed at the Central Library and at the Brightwood Branch Library this fall from October 3rd through December 16th (December 15th for Central Library). Prizes will be awarded for Best Springfield Spirit, including runners-up, and more. The Central Library will host a public reception on Wednesday, November 2nd where the prize winners will be announced. RSVP to librarian Matthew Jaquith at 413-263-6828, x221, please, should you like to attend.
• A gift card to Red Rose Pizzeria for Best Photograph, $50 value
• A gift card to Leone’s Restaurant for Most Artistic Photograph, $50 value
• Two tickets to the Springfield Symphony Holiday Pops concert for Best Springfield Spirit
With the support of the Springfield Cultural Council, digital photographs will be professionally printed onto photo paper, mounted onto foam core boards, and displayed for eight weeks. At the end of the exhibit, contributing photographers will get to keep the mounted photographs, all at no cost to the photographers.
As a bonus, the winning photographs will remain on display for one year at the Central Library for the general public to see and enjoy.
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Submissions should be sent electronically to librarian Matthew Jaquith, and are being accepted now through Sunday, September 25th at 3 p.m. Call or email him for more details. 413-263-6828, ext 221 or firstname.lastname@example.org