Photos accepted for baby contest

JASPER — The La Leche League is accepting pictures for its annual baby photo contest during the Jasper Strassenfest. Pictures will be accepted until Tuesday, July 31, or until 96 entries are received.

Strassenfest baby photo contestants should be children (sibling groups accepted) ages 0-36 months (born on or after July 1, 2015). All pictures will be returned.

To enter, deliver one unframed 5-by-7 photo with the child’s name, parent(s) name(s), address and phone number along with the $5 entry fee to Midwest Café & Market, 1102 Newton St., from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Entries can also be mailed to La Leche League, 2028 N. Shiloh Road, Jasper IN 47546. Entries also may be submitted electronically along with a $7 entry fee to

Fifteen prizes for top money raised and participation prizes will be available.

Voting with cash or checks will be held at the display beside Regional Title Services (Square, Jasper) from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2 to 4, during the Strassenfest, or checks written to La Leche League can be mailed with full name of the child to 2028 N. Shiloh Road, Jasper. All mailed votes must be received by the Aug. 3 mail to be counted toward top prizes. All donations are fully tax deductible.   

For contest information, call 812-639-9641.

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