Aspiring artists could be featured, if selected by the Optimist Club of Erie, as a winner of their annual Respect for Law Enforcement Poster Contest to receive a party for their class with a visit from Officers, and have their art in the Erie Police Annual Report.
To involve children in understanding and respecting our laws and to promote good citizenship.
The contest is open to all elementary school age children from Kindergarten through 5th Grade, who attends elementary school or resides within Erie.
• Entry forms are available at Erie Elementary, Black Rock Elementary and Red Hawk Elementary Schools. Any children, and those residing in Erie and attending other schools are welcome to pick up and entry form at the Erie Police Department (1000 Telleen Ave.)
• All children must get their parents permission in writing to participate.
• One entry per child
• All entries should be created on a paper minimum size 8 1/2 x 11 and no larger than 12 x 18
• Entries must be turned in at Erie Elementary, by the deadline of April 27th, 2023.