Coloring Contest

The Charles Soil Conservation District hosts a coloring contest every spring in association with the Maryland Association of Soil Conservation Districts (MASCD). The coloring contest is open to all elementary school students throughout the county. We encourage elementary schools within Charles County to participate in the contest.

The deadline is Friday, May 12, 2023

Contest entries may be mailed or dropped off to the District:

Charles Soil Conservation District
4200 Gardiner Road
Waldorf, MD 20601 


  1. Coloring must be done by the participating child ONLY.
  2. Only wax crayons are to be used.
  3. Judging will be based on neatness, attention to detail and how well directions were followed.
  4. Each child should fill out the given entry form or attach a 3×5 card with contestant’s name, address, age, grade, division, and parent phone number. Entries received that do not have all required information will be disqualified.


1st Place in each grade group: Gift card & entry to the Maryland state contest
2nd Place in each grade group: Gift card

For additional information please contact Dee Dee Saunders at or (301) 638-3028.