NFL Pick 'Ems:
How well do you know NFL football? Here is your chance to show off your knowledge. Go to the link below to fill out your picks. Your prediction for the final score of the Monday Night Football game will be used as a tiebreaker if two or more participants pick the same number of games correctly. The person closest to the overall score of the game is the winner. Weekly results will be posted to the ERC website. Weekly prizes are given, and a grand prize is awarded to the TOP finisher overall. ***Winners please pick up your prize within 2 weeks of winning***
Registration Deadline: Sundays by 1:00 p.m. during the regular season
Start Date: September 7
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Sponsored by: Arthur's Pizza & Mexican Food, Jr's Brickhouse Diner, and Ellis Golf Club
Week 12 Winner: Daniel Pyle
Please contact the ERC office at 785-726-3718, to pick up the weekly prize.
Christmas Coloring Page Contest:
Coloring pages will be sent home from Washington Grade Schoo & St. Mary's School for Pre-K through 6th. Junior High to Adult pages can be printed.
1st Grade 2023.pdf
2nd Grade 2023.pdf
3rd Grade 2023.pdf
4th Grade 2023.pdf
5th Grade 2023.pdf
6th Grade 2023.pdf
1. Entries must be received no later than November 22, 2023.
2. Be sure to color your grade division picture and fill out the Name box.
3. Entries will be judged on originality and neatness. Decisions of the judges are final.
4. Each grade is judged separately: Preschool, K-6th, Jr High, High School/Adult
5. Must be the work of the person submitting entry, no helping the participant.
6. Judging takes place on November 24, 2023. (Late entries will not be judged!)
7. Entries will be displayed in the Library Community Room during the POLAR EXRESS - December 1st-3rd.
8. Return completed coloring pages to: Drop boxes located at each grade school & ERC Office OR
Mail entries to Ellis Recreation Commission, 1204 Washington, Ellis, KS 67637
Christmas Decorating Contest:
It's that time of year to brighten the outside of your home for the holidays and show off your Christmas decorating skills. This year, we are partnering with Nex-Tech Wireless to provide text voting so the whole community can be a part of the fun. Look for the sign in the yard for the number to text. Text voting begins Dec. 1 and will continue through Dec. 20.
To enter, complete an entry form found at www.ellisrec.org and return it to the ERC Office. The ERC will drop a voting sign in your yard. Winners of Chamber Cash will be notified December 21st.
Registration Deadline: November 29th
Location: One-Mile Radius of Ellis City Limits
Division: Individual Residence or Business
Ellis Rec NCAA Bracket Challenge:
Welcome to Ellis Rec NCAA Bracket Challenge Sponsored by ARTHUR'S PIZZA & MEXICAN FOODS!
This is a FREE event and there will be prizes for the Top 3 places. Only one entry per person.
A brief reminder: Get your bracket(s) in before the pick deadline and make sure to review the pool settings. Only the main 64 teams that make up a standard bracket are included (i.e. the play-in games, or 'first four', are NOT included). Good luck to everyone. If you have any questions, please contact me at email@example.com.
Registration Deadline: Before the first game is played.
Divisions: Youth and Adult
Sponsored By: Arthur's Pizza & Mexican Food Inc & Ellis Recreation Commission
Come join the fun with Ellis Rec in the 100-Mile Challenge! You will have six weeks to complete the challenge and earn a water bottle at 50 miles and earn a FREE shirt at 100 miles! Put on your tennis shoes and start tracking those miles! There will be printable tracking sheets available online or in the office.
Dates: March 6th through April 17th