Celebrate the 2021 Holiday Bear Fair!
Sponsored by Jefferson Security Bank
Jefferson Security Bank and The Observer are excited to invite you to help Jefferson the Bear spread cheer this holiday season for the 2nd Annual Holiday Bear Fair!
The Bear Fair is a free, safe, and fun way to spread holiday cheer! Gather your kids (and the kid in you!) to decorate and share your own picture of Jefferson the Bear.
How to Participate*:
1. Design your bear!
Use the outline from our December 2021 issue or print a full size outline of Jefferson the Bear (link below). Color, paint, decorate, and accessorize Jefferson however you’d like.
2. Share your bear by December 31st!
Display your creation at home or share with the community by dropping it off in the lobby of a participating Jefferson Security Bank branch (look for the decorated box) by the end of December.
You can also upload a picture of your creation to our website (see below)
Jefferson Security Bank will display bears in local branch lobbies. To have your bear featured, drop off your decorated bear at your local JSB branch in West Virginia. Look for the decorated submission boxes in branch lobbies. The Observer will also feature bears on our website in a digital gallery. Upload a scan/photo of your bear (see below) to be featured in the online gallery.
3. Enter the Bear Fair Prize Raffle!*
Anyone who submits a decorated bear to a participating JSB branch or The Observer’s website will be automatically entered to win a gift card to a local merchant. Include your name and contact information with your bear to enter. Prize drawing on Jan. 3. Winners will be notified using the contact info provided with their bear submission.
*Bear Fair prize drawing open to individuals 18 years or older. Children may submit an entry with parent/guardian permission and must use their parent/guardian’s contact information.
Share Your BearUpload a photo or scan of your bear and it may be featured in our next issue or on our website!
Thank you to our sponsor Jefferson Security Bank! Design your bear! Use the outline provided or print a full size outline of Jefferson the Bear from our website at WeAreTheObserver.com/bear2021. Color, paint, decorate, and accessorize Jefferson however you’d like.