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Wildfire Awareness coloring contest

April 2 - April 24

Wildfire Awareness Month takes place in May in South Dakota. South Dakota Wildland Fire invites all kids to enter the Wildfire Awareness Month Coloring Contest.

This year’s entries will reflect the theme “Wildfires Are Coming, Are You Ready?”. All children, ages 3-12, living in South Dakota are eligible to participate. All entries must be postmarked by April 24, 2020. Only one entry per child is allowed and submitted coloring sheets must be completed by the child with no outside assistance. Each entry must include a completed entry form. Paint, markers, crayons, or colored pencils may be used.

The contest will have two age brackets with a prize awarded to each group.

Group 1 (Ages 3-7) Contestants submit the official “Brother and Sister” coloring sheet.

Group 2 (Ages 8-12) Contestants submit the official “Drown your Campfire” coloring sheet.

A large Smokey Bear plush toy will be awarded to the contest winners in each category on or before May 31, 2020. Coloring sheets will not be returned.

The coloring sheets may be downloaded and printed from the South Dakota Wildfire Awareness Month website.

All submissions must be mailed/delivered to:

South Dakota Wildland Fire Division

Attn: Casey Warren

3305 West South Street

Rapid City, SD 57702

For more information, contact Casey Warren at 605.390.2619 or email at casey.warren@state.sd.us.


April 2
April 24