February 1, 2023 - February 28, 2023
The Sheldon Peck Art & Essay Contest runs annually for the entire month of February.
Students in any grade in a Lombard, Glen Ellyn, Addison, Elmhurst or Villa Park elementary, middle or high school are invited to enter the 2023 Lombard Historical Society (LHS) Sheldon Peck Art & Essay Contest. Home-school students, who have a Lombard, Glen Ellyn, Addison, Elmhurst or Villa Park mailing address, may also enter the contest.
As their submission, contestants will have the option of creating an original journal entry or work of art inspired by the work or life of Sheldon Peck.
We strongly recommend students visit the Sheldon Peck Homestead and the Lombard Historical Society and Facebook pages for more information. The Homestead will reopen in February. The hours will be Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from Noon- 4 PM.
All entries must be received by the Lombard Historical Society Education and Collection Manager [email@example.com] by 11:59 PM on February 28, 2023. Artwork must be photographed, scanned, and emailed as well. Only one entry per student will be accepted.
The 2023 Awards Ceremony will be Saturday, March 25, 2023 at 2 pm. It will be live at the Sheldon Peck Homestead and live streamed on Facebook.