Events and Contests
|Date||Event / Contest|
|through 02/22/13||2013 "When I Grow Up" Essay Contest
West Virginia children grades K-5 are eligible to enter the contest for a chance to win $5,000 in a SMART529 savings plan. Down the complete rules and entry form.
|through 02/22/13||2013 Teachers' Essay Contest
West Virginia teachers grades Kindergarten through 5th who are residents of West Virginia are invited to participate in a WV Teachers' Essay Contest sponsored by SMART529.
|through 06/01/11||2011 WV State Fair Creative Coloring Contest
West Virginia students in grades Kindergarten through Third are being asked to color a scene depicting a trip to the Fair, and to find hidden objects within the scene.
|through 06/01/10||"Farm Fresh Fun" State Fair of WV Coloring Contest
Open to students who are residents of West Virginia and are enrolled in Kindergarten through the Third grade. Download the 2010 contest coloring page and rules.
|04/25/09||Meadowbrook Mall "Baby & Me" Day
Visit the SMART529 booth at the 4th annual Meadowbrook Mall "Baby & Me" Day and register to win a Build-a-Bear teddy bear!
|04/18/09||Putnam County Princess Party
The Putnam County Parks and Convention and Visitors Bureau will be hosting a free princess party, where little girls can dress up as princesses and have their pictures taken with Disney princesses.
|04/18/09||YMCA Healthy Kid's Day
Visit the SMART529 table at the 10th annual Healthy Kid's Day, a free event helping families embrace a more active lifestyle.
|03/28/09||Imagination Library - Mason County
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library will be holding a kickoff event in Mason County. Parents with children under the age of 5 can sign them up to receive a free book each month until they turn 5 years old.
|03/14/09||Imagination Library – Calhoun County
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library will be holding a kickoff event in Calhoun County. Parents with children under the age of 5 can sign them up to receive a free book each month until they turn 5 years old.
|through 04/03/09||"Grandparents are Great Teachers" Photo Contest Offers $5,000 towards a Grandchild's College Education
Would $5,000 make a difference in your grandchild’s future? Your shared moments with your grandchildren can now help make their dreams come true.
|09/20/08||Community Baby Fair
Over $2,000 in prizes and giveaways! Stop by the SMART529 table for college savings information and register for a Build a Bear teddy bear.
|08/15/08||Imagination Station - Mingo County
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library will be holding a kickoff event in Mingo County. Parents with children under the age of 5 can sign them up to receive a free book each month until they turn 5 years old.
|08/01/08||Montgomery General Health & Safety Fair
Visit our table at the fair and register to win a Build-a-Bear Cookie Monster!
|07/19/08||Morgantown Kid's Day
Kids will "take over" the downtown with over 60 scheduled events. Come visit the SMART529 booth sign up to win a Build-a-Bear Cookie Monster!