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Peeps Show and Contest

How to Participate:

Pick-up an entry form at the Circulation Desk or in the Children’s Room.  Free and open to all.

Submissions may be dropped off to the Amherst Town Library Children’s Room beginning Monday, March 19th during regular library hours and will be accepted until Wednesday, March 28th at noon.

A completed entry form must accompany your submission. 

Diorama Size:

Please keep your diorama the size of a shoe or boot box. (On the back of your box, please include your name, phone number and title of your diorama.)


Design your Peep diorama around a theme of your choice.  Perhaps a favorite book or movie will inspire you.


Entries will be judged on:

  1. A creative & original concept

  2. Creative use of and/or manipulation of peeps

  3. Artful design


Prizes will be awarded at our Peeps Party on

Thursday, March 29th at 3:30.

Prizes will be awarded for Kids (ages 2-6), Youth (ages 7-12), Teens (13-18), Family, and “Best in Peeps”.

Visitors are encouraged to vote for their favorite diorama for the “Peep-les Choice Award” beginning March 26thin the Children’s Room.