This holiday season, the VillageSoup Journal has put together a coloring contest for kids ages 3-10. You can print out the coloring page by clicking on the link below, pick up a copy at the VillageSoup Journal office at 161 High St. in Belfast or look in the Dec 15 issue of the VillageSoup Journal, page D12. One winner from each age group (3-5 years and 6-10 years) will be awarded and winners will be announced in the Dec. 29 issue of the VillageSoup Journal. (Winners will also be notified by phone.)

There are just a couple of rules, which follow.

• Each child can submit ONE picture to be judged.

• A phone number and age must be on the coloring page in order to qualify.

• Crayons, colored pencils and or markers can be used.

• Employees of VillageSoup Gazette, contest sponsors and their immediate families are not eligible.

• ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, DEC 23.

Mail entries to VillageSoup Journal, P.O. Box 327, Belfast, ME 04915 or drop them off at 161 High St. in Belfast. Happy coloring.