BARC 2016(Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2016)

BARC 2016
(Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2016)

Bighelp invites children from KG to 12th grade to participate in Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2016 (BARC 2016). These contests will be organized at 3 different locations on the same date as follows.

Region Venue Address
For Story Writing &
Free Art Workshop
on Sat, Nov 12, 2016
Venue Address
For Math Bee, Science Bee,
Art Contest
on Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Northern Mass Lawrence Public Library,
51 Lawrence St,
Lawrence MA 01841

Lawrence Public Library,
51 Lawrence St,
Lawrence, MA 01841
Southern Mass Westwood Library
660 High St,
Westwood, MA 02090
Saibaba Temple
960 Turnpike St,
Canton, MA 02021
Western Mass Westborough Public Library
55 W Main St,
Westborough, MA 01581
BNY Mellon Beantown Hall,
4400 Computer Drive,
Westborough, MA 01581

Contest Date & Time
Contest Name Date Time
Story Writing Sat, Nov 12, 2016 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Free Art Workshop Sat, Nov 12, 2016 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Math Bee Sat, Dec 10, 2016 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Science Bee Sat, Dec 10, 2016 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Art Contest Sat, Dec 10, 2016 1:45 pm to 3:45 pm

Contests timings are same for all three venues.

Contest Participation Participation fees $15 for the first contest and $10 for each additional contest per family will be charged at the time of registration until 11/30/2016.

Late registrations after 11/30/2016 will be charged $20 for each contest.

Registration Please click here to submit your registration. The registration form will allow you to choose your preferred location.

Art Workshop Kalakruti, an association of artists in New England area, will be organizing a free Art Workshop on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 for all registered participants.

Youth Volunteer Signup We are looking for youth volunteers (grade 7 or above) to help us with setup, organize contests and grade test papers. There are two slots on each day. 3 credits will be given for each slot. Signup Youth Volunteer

Winners and Prizes
Certificates and Medals will be presented to winners from each location. Certificates and Trophies will be presented at the regional level (combined all 3 locations). Prize distribution will be held during the Bighelp’s annual event Pongal-RD Celebrations 2017 on 14-Jan-2017. Details for this annual event will be published soon.

Please click the following links to view the contest rules.