The Newburyport Public Library invites patrons of all ages to make marshmallow masterpieces for our 1st Annual Parade of Peeps! Show off your sweet skills by creating a scene in a standard size shoebox with Peeps portraying a piece of literature, a movie, or a famous event. There will be four age categories for the competition: Families (with children up to 5th grade), Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 9-12), and Adults.
Submissions will be accepted at the Children’s and Reference Desks from Sunday, April 1, through Saturday, April 7, and must be accompanied by a submission form. Public viewing and judging for the Peeple’s Choice Awards will take place from Monday, April 9, through Thursday, April 12. The Peeple’s Choice Awards will be held on Friday, April 13, from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in the Program Room. For more information and a complete list of rules, please visit or call the Children’s or Reference Desk at 978-465-4428.