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Little Miss and Mr. Christmas Contest

Little Miss and Mr. Christmas Contest to be Held This Year

The Can-Kan Friends of the Library are seeking children ages 4-6 to help raise money for Caney City Library patron computers by running for the title of Little Miss and Mr. Christmas of 2020.

Coronation will be the night of the Caney Christmas Parade Thursday. Dec.3, and there will be a float for the children to ride on. Children must be 4, 5, or 6 years of age by October 1st, 2020, and reside in the USD 436 school district. Voting for your choice will be done by donating towards the Library. The lock boxes for all contestants will be placed in the Caney City Library. The girl and boy who collect the most money for the library will be crowned Little Miss and Little Mr. Christmas of 2020. This is a fun way for you, your children , and the public to support the Caney City Library.

Applications will be available thru the school, Caney City Library (211 W 5th) or in the Library’s Facebook page starting Oct. 5. Completed applications and photo can be dropped off at the library (if closed, it can be put in the book drop on the south side of the building), mailed to the library, or emailed to caneylibrary@yahoo.com. Applications must be turned into the Library by Friday, October 23rd.

The 1st place and 2nd place winners will not be able to participate the following year. Each applicant’s parent/guardian will be contacted to review the information, and all lock boxes will be places in the library on Nov. 5th. The contest will run for 4 weeks.

A list of contestants will be posted in the library, in local newspapers and on the Library’s Facebook page. The Can-Kan Friends of the Library welcomes your participation as a contestant or a voter. Please come out to support your community and have a fun time doing it! For more information, questions, or an application, please contact Caney City Library 620-879-5341, if after hours leave a message and someone will return your call.