Welcome to Longmont's Calendar of Events!
The events listed on this calendar are City of Longmont sponsored events. This is not a comprehensive list of all activities happening around the community. Dates and times of these events are subject to change without notice.
Trash, Recycling, & Composting - Holidays & Events
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Other Community Events
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Drop off PEEPS dioramas!
- Date: 04/02/2020
- Location: Library
409 Fourth Ave.
Longmont, Colorado 80501
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- Drop off dioramas March 26 to April 2; Vote for your favorite in the Library lobby, April 3-9.
- It's back! Join the fun of the Library's annual diorama contest using marshmallow peeps to depict notable scenes from beloved books.
- Dioramas can be dropped off at the Library, starting Thursday, March 26. All entries must be received by Thursday, April 2 at 9 pm. Adult dioramas need to be submitted at the 2nd Floor Information Desk. Children's and tweens' category submissions need to be dropped off at the Children's and Teens Desk.
- Stop by the Library lobby between Friday, April 3 and Thursday, April 9 to vote for your favorite!
- Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:
- Best Adult Diorama (ages 14+)
- Best Tween Diorama (ages 9-13)
- Best Kid Diorama (ages 8 and younger)
- Best Transformation of a Peep
- Best Diorama Title
- Library's Choice (voted on by library staff)
- "Peeple's Choice" (determined by popular vote)
- Winners will be announced on Friday, April 10 and winners will be contacted about their prizes.
- Dioramas must contain one or more marshmallow Peeps, can be no larger than 16"x16", should depict a book theme, and must be freestanding.
- The Library is not responsible for any damage done to the diorama while on display, and dioramas not retrieved after the contest will be repurposed.
- Please review complete rules and fill out an entry form.
- Watch the 2017 news story from Fox 31. (Please note that dates in the article and video are from 2017)