Library Card Design Contest

Get your art materials out and your creativity flowing. We want you to design the next generation of library cards!

Design a colorful card either using traditional materials or in a digital medium. Your original artwork must fit inside a horizontal rectangle measuring 8 x 5 inches and be free of copyright restrictions. For full details of design guidelines, click here.

We will choose two winning designs — one from a student in grades K-5 and another from grades 6-12. Each winner will receive a $100 Amazon gift card.

Submissions must be made by February 16th at 5pm. Entries may be submitted at the Junior Floor Desk or by e-mail to

Designs will be judged by a panel of Library staff, the Mayor, and FRIENDS of the Danbury Library. A selection of entries will be on display in the Library beginning February 26th. The Library will hold an awards celebration to announce the winning designs on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 at 5:30pm.

Rules and Guidelines (English & Spanish)

Entry Form (English)

Entrada (Español)