Siskiyou Arts Council is extending the deadline for entries in the 2011 July 4th Fun Walk and Run t-shirt design contest until noon Wednesday, Feb. 23.

SAC stated in a press release that the deadline was extended because of concerns about people traveling in the snow this week to and from their Gallery & Cultural Center in downtown Mount Shasta.

Entries can be dropped off at the SAC Gallery &?Cultural Center Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5.

Details about the contest can be found at: http://siskiyouartscouncil.org/mountain-runners-july-4th-t-shirt-design-contest/. For more information about the Mountain Runners’ 4th of July Fun Run & Walk, “The Largest Small Town Walk in America,” visit http://www.mtshastarunners.com/