Grab-N-Go Bags for Pumpkin Paint Contest Available Today

Date(s) - Oct 19, 2020
All Day


Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library are providing Fall Grab-N-Go bags with a miniature pumpkin, paint set, and a pumpkin shaped sugar cookie for children and adults. Pick one up to participate in the mini pumpkin painting contest.  Participants may use the paint kit provided or their own paint or markers. Send a photo of their painted pumpkin to our library Facebook page ( via private message, DM to our Instagram page (, or email it to

Winners will be chosen in the categories of Scariest, Funniest, and Most Original. Each category winner will receive a gift certificate from either Mad Hatter, Sterling Pharmacy, or Urban Pineapple, with an overall winner receiving a gift certificate from Two Hands Coffee Shop and also having their winning pumpkin printed on a facemask from. This contest is open to adults and children of all ages.

The Friends of the Library are providing this fun Grab-N-Go bag as a fun, family-friendly fall activity to enjoy while promoting National Friends of the Library week. Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library is a non-profit group that was established 13 years ago and supports our historical library by providing promotional events and activities throughout the year. The Friends of the Library works to support, enhance, sponsor, and provide supplies, programming, materials and equipment that helps alleviate normal budgetary constraints on our beloved library, the cornerstone of our community. If you are interested in joining this noble and worthy cause, please contact President, Melissa Reece at 614-315-7939.