cartoonish writing, summer dreaming moemoea raumati

How would you like your artwork on one of our library cards?

All you have to do is draw your design and submit it below. The theme is Summer Dreaming - but the rest is up to you! One lucky winner will have their design on a limited edition library card that will be available to all our customers.

Create your design on the entry form in your summer reading booklet, or download another extra forms at the following links.

Terms and conditions

  1. Entrants must be registered for the Summer Reading Programme - Summer Dreaming - Moemoeaa Raumati.
  2. Entrants must submit a design reflecting the theme: Summer Dreaming.
  3. An official entry form, available from all Hamilton City Libraries or our website, must be completed for each entry.
  4. Digital entries are to be emailed to, in JPG format and under 5MB, with an official entry form attached.
  5. Limited to 1 entry per person.
  6. No metallic colours and/or glitter may be used.
  7. We suggest artists aim to: Keep the artwork simple, use clear, well-defined shapes and use contrasting colours.
  8. Entries close at 5pm on Friday 21 January 2022. No late entries will be accepted.
  9. Each entry must be attached to an official entry form with all details completed.
  10. The entry form must be signed by the artist, or parent/guardian if under 12, who must be a Hamilton City Libraries member.
  11. The winning card design will feature on a limited edition library card.
  12. No Council staff or their immediate families are eligible to enter.
  13. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. All entries become the property of Hamilton City Libraries.