Imagine A Day without Water Art Contest

Monday, October 16 - 9:00 AM

2023 Art Contest Theme: “Tell us Your Action to Save Water”  

Water is essential for life. You need water for everything from brushing your teeth, growing the food you eat, and making the things you use every day. We must value water, so show us the actions you take to save water. 

Contest is open to All Youth that live in the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County in Grades K to 12th.

Prizes For the Students:
$200 gift card 
One winner in each category:

Grades K-2
Grades 3-4
Grades 5-6
Grades 7-8
Grades 9-12
Fan Favorite (voting Nov 27th - Dec 6th)

Submission Options:

Submit digitally through our Art Contest Platform Upload Form (accepts: JPEG/JPG, PNG, or GIF images).
Mail your entry to Water Conservation, 305 4th Street NW, Charlottesville, VA 22903.
In person at JMRL Central, Northside, and Crozet branches. Check for hours of service.

All entries must convey the theme of the contest: 
“Tell us Your Action to Save Water”
Entries must be the work of one individual student, no collaborations.
Multiple entries from the same student will be accepted. Original artwork or photography only. Entries submitted with  copyrighted characters or images will not be accepted. Artwork can be any 2-dimensional size. Suggestion sizes are horizontal 11” x 8.5” for drawings and 4:3 ratio for photography. 
Any medium may be used (paint, colored pencils, crayons, markers, photography, etc.) No 3-D entries, please.

" Tell us Your Action to Save Water" Art Contest is sponsored by the City of Charlottesville, the Albemarle County Service Authority and the Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority. 


Event Type
Children / Teen


Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority

Date / Time

Monday, October 16, 2023
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM


(434) 977-2970
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