The Arts Society of Kingston (ASK) is once again sponsoring a Kingston Calendar Photography Contest. This year's calendar theme will be “Destination Kingston!" Think – what would a visitor or resident wish to visit and remember about our historic city? The Deadline for submission is Thursday, August 16, 2012. For further information, visit the ASK website at and click on the Attention Photographers banner, located on the ASK homepage.  You may also contact Anita DeFina Hadley:

            Winning photos, (13 in all) will be displayed in the 2013 Calendar, one for each month and one on the cover.  Calendars will be professionally produced, and will display the winning photos, crediting the photographers and captioning the location sites. Approximately 4000 calendars are to be printed and distributed throughout the area.

            In featuring our theme, “Destination Kingston,” please consider “Sites of Interest,” such as, Maritime Museum ? Rondout and Waterfront District ? UPAC and Midtown destinations ? Historic Stockade area ?  Old Dutch Church ? Parks around the city ? Boating  and/or consult the National Park Service’s National Register of Historic Places link. Other suggestions include Events -- Shamrock Run ? St. Patrick’s Parade ? Sinterklaas ? Soap Box Derby ? Fireworks ? Hooley on the Hudson ? Burning of Kingston.