Olivia Reckelhoff, Hampton Erny and Hadley Hulsman have been named the winners of the Patoka 2000 2022 coloring contest.
The three were randomly selected from 68 entries. The competition was open to children up to fifth grade. Each winner will receive a $20 Dairy Queen gift card courtesy of Patoka 2000.
The coloring pages will hang in the windows of the old Sternberg building until mid-May.
Patoka 2000 is the beautification committee of the Jasper Chamber of Commerce. It is made up entirely of volunteers who are dedicated to establishing and preserving beauty, cleanliness and trees in the town of Jasper.
The committee meets the second Thursday of each month at 8:00 am at the Azura Café in Jasper.
If you are interested in joining Patoka 2000, would like to make a financial contribution, or would like additional information, contact the Jasper Chamber of Commerce at 812/482-6866.
Throughout the year, Patoka 2000 works on a variety of projects including spring cleaning, tree distribution, tree blessing, planting and watering planters on the Patoka River Bridge , soliciting donations for flowers and flags on the bridge. , an event at the Farmer’s Market, Old Jasper Day and the Duck Race, and the Fall Cleanup near the Patoka River Bridge area.