The Brainerd VFW Auxiliary sponsors coloring contests for grade schoolers.
Kindergarten through second grade students colored a flag. Winners in April 2021 at the Brainerd VFW were:
1 - Kinsley Malchow (1st grade at Lowell School)
2 - Ella Klinger (1st grade at Garfield School)
3 - Logan Erickson (2nd grade at Garfield School)
4 - Nora Wonders (1st grade at Lowell School)
What Patriotism Means to Me was the theme of the 2021 Brainerd VFW Auxiliary Patriotic Poster Contest. Grade 3 - 4 winners were:
1 - Macy Baloga (4th grade at Garfield School)
2 - Brooke Wymore (3rd grade at Lowell School)
3 - Kennedy Famoso (4th grade at Baxter School)
The VFW Coloring Contest is sponsored by the Brainerd VFW Auxiliary.