Kids create with chalk

Seven-year-old Rey Goodreau from La Verne splays a colorful geometric illusion on D Street at the city of La Verne’s annual sidewalk coloring contest Wednesday morning. Children ages one to 12 lined the block from Aoki Japanese Restaurant north to Miss Donuts and Bagels working on their creations. / photo by Sarah Van Buskirk
Seven-year-old Rey Goodreau from La Verne splays a colorful geometric illusion on D Street at the city of La Verne’s annual sidewalk coloring contest Wednesday morning. Children ages one to 12 lined the block from Aoki Japanese Restaurant north to Miss Donuts and Bagels working on their creations. / photo by Sarah Van Buskirk
Seven-year-old Amelia Cruz from La Verne and 6-year-old Connor Pope from San Dimas fill in their assigned squares on the sidewalk of D Street outside of Lordsburg Taphouse on Wednesday morning for the city of La Verne’s annual sidewalk coloring contest. About 20 children competed for an array of prize baskets filled with toys, chalk and candy. / photo by Sarah Van Buskirk
Seven-year-old Amelia Cruz from La Verne and 6-year-old Connor Pope from San Dimas fill in their assigned squares on the sidewalk of D Street outside of Lordsburg Taphouse on Wednesday morning for the city of La Verne’s annual sidewalk coloring contest. About 20 children competed for an array of prize baskets filled with toys, chalk and candy. / photo by Sarah Van Buskirk

Sarah Van Buskirk is a senior journalism major with a concentration in print and online journalism. She is the Spring 2024 editorial director for the Campus Times and has recently served as editor-in-chief, sports editor and staff writer. She is also currently a staff photographer for the Campus Times and La Verne Magazine, and a staff writer for La Verne Magazine.

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