Takoma Park Recreation Center - Community Art Contest

Takoma Park Recreation Center - Community Art Contest

The City of Takoma Park is rebuilding the recreation center on New Hampshire Avenue and we want your input! Use your creativity and share your ideas with us by participating in our Community Art Contest

All participants will be entered into a raffle for prizes and final winners will have their art displayed at the new Recreation Center. Prizes will include $25 Visa gift cards and gift cards for local, Takoma Park-based merchants which will be awarded in a random drawing at the close of the contest.

Express yourself. Choose one of the following prompts and answer through your art:

1. Show us how you like to a) play, b) gather, c) create, d) learn or e) stay healthy

2. What would your perfect recreation center look and feel like?

Make your art using your own materials to draw, paint, color, collage, etc. and drop it off at the locations below or record of a video of a song, dance, poem, etc. and submit it digitally by sending an image or video file of your submission to housing@takomaparkmd.gov by February 7th, 2021.

Drop off Locations:

  • Takoma Park Police Department -  7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD
  • Hampshire Tower Apartments - 7401 New Hampshire Ave, Takoma Park, MD 
  • Takoma Overlook - 7333 New Hampshire Ave, Takoma Park, MD 

Don't forget to include your name, email and phone number along with your submission so we can contact you in case you win.