BARC 2019(Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2019)

BARC 2019
(Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2019)

Bighelp invites children from KG to 8th grade to participate in Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2019 (BARC 2019). These contests will be organized at 3 different locations on the same date as follows.

Region Venue Address
For Art Contest
on Sat, Nov 9, 2019
Venue Address
For Math Bee, Science Bee,
Geography Bee
on Sat, Dec 7, 2019
Northern Mass Gleason Public Library,
22 Bedford Road,
Carlisle, MA 01741
Gleason Public Library,
22 Bedford Road,
Carlisle, MA 01741
Southern Mass Foxboro Public Library
10 Bird St,
Foxborough, MA 02035
Umiya Dham Temple
33 Commercial St,
Foxborough, MA 02035
Western Mass Hopkinton Public Library,
13 Main St,
Hopkinton, MA 01748
India Society of Worcester,
152 Main St,
Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Contest Date & Time
Contest Name Date Time
Art Contest Sat, Nov 9, 2019 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm
Science Bee Sat, Dec 7, 2019 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Math Bee Sat, Dec 7, 2019 1:15 pm to 2:15 pm
Geography Bee Sat, Dec 7 2019 2:30 pm to 3:30 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.

Registration closes at 5PM on Dec 4th, 2019. No walk-ins will be allowed and no exceptions.

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

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.Youth Team coordinators will reach out to the Youth volunteer for preferred area of interest. Signup Youth Volunteer

Art Contest Kalakruti, an association of artists in New England area, will be Helping with organizing Art Contest on Saturday, November 9th, 2019 for all registered participants.

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 2020 on Saturday, 11-Jan-2020. Details for this annual event will be published soon.

Please click the following links to view the contest rules.