Upton Student Wins Turtle Magazine National Kids Cover Contest

EVENT: Thurs., May 16; 10:00 AM
CONTACT: Ryan Settler
646-695-7042, [email protected]

What: Turtle magazine will present Linda Wong, 4, with the Turtle first-place prize for her submission, “Feeding animals on my fourth birthday.” Turtle will award Bright Horizons at EMC (Hopkinton, MA) with a $1,500 cash prize for the school’s art program during an event at the school on Thursday, May 16. Wong’s winning submission is featured on the cover of the May/June 2013 issue of Turtle as well as on the website, http://www.uskidsmags.com/artcontest/.

The Turtle Cover Contest is an annual art contest designed to stimulate creativity and promote art programs in schools across the country. Children ages 3-5 were encouraged to submit entries fitting with the theme, “My Best Day Ever.”

Turtle Cover

Who: Linda Wong, 4, Student, Bright Horizons at EMC; Cover Contest First-Place Winner for Turtle
Bright Horizons at EMC Director, Cathleen Gately
Bright Horizons at EMC faculty and students
Sarah Hann, Special Projects Editor, Turtle
Cassandra Orton, Web Editor, Turtle

When: Thursday, May 16, 2013; 10:00 AM

Where: Bright Horizons at EMC
42 South Street
Hopkinton, MA 01748

For media credentials please contact Ryan Settler, The Rosen Group, at 646-695-7042 or [email protected].

For more information about the 13th Annual Cover Contest, as well as information about next year’s contest, please visit uskidsmags.com/artcontest. For more information about Turtle, please visit www.turtlemag.org.

About our magazines: Jack and Jill, Humpty Dumpty, and Turtle are published by the nonprofit Saturday Evening Post Society based in Indianapolis. U.S. Kids magazines encourage children to strive for excellence and are designed to promote creativity, personal fitness, and academics among children in a format that is entertaining and engaging.