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15th Annual Children’s Environmental Art Contest

The Friends of the Cape Coral Library announced the winners of the 15th Annual Children’s Environmental Art Contest “Coloring the Earth.” The theme for 2020-2021 was save the monarch butterfly, which is in danger mainly from pesticides, herbicides and habitat loss. Here is the list of winners and their artwork. (Age categories are named for the stages of development in the life of a butterfly.)

Age Category: “Milkweed”

1st place William Downey, St. Francis Xavier School
2nd place Mary Catherine Guglielmo, St. Francis Xavier School
3rd place Kinsley Kramer,St. Francis Xavier School
Honorable Mentions
Jaxson Lee, St. Francis Xavier School and Harlow Gibson, River Hall Elementary

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Age Category: “Caterpillar”


1st place Nella Isme, Rayma C. Page Elementary
2nd place Ryan Pappas, Homeschool
3rd place Morgan Engel, St. Francis Xavier School
Honorable Mentions
Agnes Joseph, St. Francis Xavier School and Finn Stratton, Heights Elementary




Age Category: “Chrysalis”

1st place Gabriel Xu, Heights Elementary
2nd place Holly Tomlinson, Canterbury School
3rd place Luna Demoraes-Aires, Canterbury School
Honorable Mentions
Sophia Laoang, Canterbury School and Morgan White, Rayma C. Page Elementary




Age Category: “Butterfly”

1st place Aashritha Adelli, Heights Elementary
2nd place Anna Onorevole, Oasis Middle School
3rd place Lorelai Witenko, Dunbar Middle School
Honorable Mentions
Valentina Delgado, Gulf Elementary and Aziz Mujtaba, Heights Elementary




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