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Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

2022-12-01 00:00:00 2022-12-01 23:59:00 America/Chicago Gingerbread House Decorating Contest Channahon Library -

Thursday, December 01
All day

Add to Calendar 2022-12-01 00:00:00 2022-12-01 23:59:00 America/Chicago Gingerbread House Decorating Contest Channahon Library -

Enter your homemade creation in our annual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest! Submissions accepted DEC 1st-15th. Visit or see full description for details.

Create wonderful memories and show off your design talents by entering our Gingerbread House Decorating Contest! Build a delicious house using your own 100% edible ingredients and decorations. When it's completed, snap a photo and submit it to to enter!


  • Photo Entries must be submitted by email between December 1-15
  • House and decorations must be 100% edible
  • Your "gingerbread" house can be made from any edible ingredients of your choosing (ex. you can use graham crackers, pop tarts or other ingredients for the walls)
  • Only 1 entry is allowed per person

How to Enter:
Take a single, clear photo of your gingerbread house. Send the photo in an email to *Be sure to include the following entry information in your email:

• Creator's First & Last Name

• Age (if 18+, put "Adult" as age)

• The Name/Title of your creation

• Phone Number

*If mutiple family members are entering, please send a separate email/entry for each person.

TAGS: | Cooking | Community Event |

Channahon Library
Phone: (815) 467-6200
Fax: (815) 467-4012
Branch manager
Lauren Offerman

Mon, Feb 06 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 07 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 08 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 09 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 10 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 11 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 12 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Opened in 1981, the Channahon Library contains collections for adults, children, and teens; access to public computers, fax, and scanning; and a teen room.  It serves as the administrative headquarters of the library district.  

Upcoming events

Tue, Feb 07, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Registration is now closed

Wed, Feb 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Thu, Feb 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Zoom

Fri, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
This event is full

Fri, Feb 10, 7:30pm - 8:15pm
This event is full

Tue, Feb 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teen Lounge - Channahon

Fri, Feb 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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