Tails & Tales Photo Contest

Do you have a cute or funny pet? Take a picture, share it with the library and you could win a prize!  Share your pictures on Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #CCLSRP or email pictures to imagine@champaigncountylibrary.org

Guidelines for entries:

• Photos may not contain human subjects.

• Animals must not be harmed while taking the photo.

• All photos submitted must be acceptable for public viewing by all age groups.

• Photos must be the original work of the entrant and must not be copied in whole or in part from any other work.

• Limit of 5 entries per person.

• All ages may enter

• Amateur photographers only, please.


To submit images:

  • Entries may be posted on Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #CCLSRP or emailed to imagine@champaigncountylibrary.org (please use the subject line “Photo Contest")
  • In the text of the email, please include the entrant's name and any information about the photo you would like to share.
  • Photos received outside the contest period or that do not meet the guidelines outlined herein will be automatically disqualified.
  • Participants may submit photos from Saturday, June 5th to Saturday, July 24th.


Winners will be chosen by random drawing and will be notified the first week of August.  Pictures will be posted in the library and on our Flickr site.


By entering the Champaign County Library’s Photo Contest, entrants give permission to Champaign County Library to use, modify, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, or make derivative works of entry materials for promotional or any other purposes digitally or in print while copyright of entry materials remains with respective entrants.