The deadline for entries to the 2013 Dunsmuir Botanical Gardens Photo Contest is coming up fast. Entries must be in by September 27, 2013.
Photographs taken in the Gardens will be on display during a reception at the Siskiyou Arts Museum Thursday, Oct. 17 from 5-7 p.m. Cash awards of $50 each will be given to winners in the Best of Youth, Best of Adult and Best of Professional divisions.
Ribbons will be awarded to First, Second and Third places in categories Wildlife, Plants, Landscape/Scenery and People in Nature.
Costs to enter the contest for Adult and Professional divisions is $5 per print, discounted to $3 for DBG members. Youth entries pay $2 per print, which buys each a mat kit. Prints submitted must measure 8 X 10 inches and be matted on an 11 X 14 board.
For entry forms and/or more information visit the DBG website at http://www.dunsmuirbotanicalgardens.org/photocontest.html or call Judy Harvey at 235-2219.