Program Type:Arts & Crafts
Age Group:All Ages
Make an original shoebox-sized diorama using iconic PEEPS marshmallow candies. Create your family friendly entry using current events, themes from your favorite book, movies/television, or clever “peeps” puns!
A limited number of diorama kits (suitable for ages 5 and up) will be available for pickup at the Central Library while supplies last starting April 1st. Kits will include a package of Peeps, construction paper, and bits of yarn. Use any other craft supplies you have around the house.
How to Enter:
Email a photo of your diorama to LIB-Marketing@dmpl.org by 5PM on April 15. Your entry must include:
- Your full name
- Age group
- Any teammates’/ family members’ names
- The title of your diorama
- At least one photo of the diorama
- All entries featured in photograph must be approximately the size of a standard shoebox.
- All characters in your scene should be made using Peeps. Dioramas can use any type of Peep.
- Limit one entry per person or family/team.
- A Staff and Fan Favorite Winner will be awarded in the following categories: Youth, Tween, Teen/Adult, Family/Team
- By entering your diorama, you give the Des Moines Public Library permission to share it online.
April 1st – April 15th: Peeps Diorama Contest is open!
April 15th: Deadline for Peeps Diorama submission.
April 19th – April 23rd: Online voting. https://www.facebook.com/dmlib/
April 26th: Winners announced!