Contests and Events

Contests and Events

Happy National Orthodontic Health Month! 

Our office is doing so many fun things this month! We are kicking off the month with a coloring contest! Print a picture or pick one up at our office, you have until Halloween to get them in to win a $15 Walmart gift card! Please put your name and phone number on your entry!







Join our Summer T-Shirt Contest! Send us your pictures all summer long! Have Fun! 


Polar Express Day on December 9th! 






Battle of the Schools Contest!

You could win $250 for your school! Go to our Facebook page, find your school’s logo, and vote by telling us why your school is the best! More details on Facebook and below! if we have missed your school, please tell us and we will add it! 



Summer Selfie Contest!!!

You could win $100, $75, $50

How to Enter:

Throw on one of your OP Smiles T-shirts

Grab your phone or camera

Strike a pose and snap a selfie! Make it a good one, you can only enter once!

Email your selfie to or post it to our facebook page. Please include the following information in your email or post:

First and Last Name

Phone  #

Mailing Address

Deadline for selfie submissions is August 31st!

How to Win:

Submit your photo following the instructions above and on September 1st we will randomly draw 3 names from our entries to find our $100, $75 and $50 winners!



OP Smiles Video Contest

Love your smile?

Love our office?

Have fun when you visit with us?

We want to hear about it!

Send us your video testimonial!


Take a video of you talking about why you love our office and your smile! Talk about your experience in our office and with our team!

  Follow the link below:

Fill out the entry form and upload your video for 

your chance to win $200.00!

 Deadline for entries is May 31st!



Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month with us in February!

We will be celebrating at the Boone Mall on Saturday February 8th from 10 AM-4 PM

Our mascot Pearl E. White will be there! Be sure to come by and see us!

Be sure to print out the Super Smile Team Coloring Sheet by clicking on the photo below!  Color your copy and submit it to our office by February 28th for your chance to win a Sweet Frog Gift Card! There will be winners chosen from the following age groups:

-6 & Under

-7 to 12

-13 & Older

Coloring Contest Print Out

Congratulations to our winners!

           Trenton            Brooklyn             Leslie

                           Age 5                                  Age 8                                  Age 15





Monday, November 4th from 8:00am to 4:30pm

Monday, November 4th-Friday, November 8th

8:00-4:30 each day

Please bring in your Halloween candy to donate to the troops!  

We will give you $1 for each pound you donate, up to 5 pounds!



October Coloring Contest

October Coloring Contest PDF  <—  Click this link for your PDF!

In honor of October being Orthodontic Health Month we are hosting a coloring contest!  Print your copy of the picture from home by clicking the link above or pick it up from our office.  Please submit your entry by October 31st for judging!  There will be one winner for each of the following age groups:

– 6 & Under

– 7 to 12

– 13 & Older


Please include your full name, age, and contact information on the back of your entry!


The winners will receive $15 Walmart Gift Cards!


Congratulations to our winners!

6 & Under                                            7 to 12                                        13 & Older

 David                                                Sydney                                            Alina










Funniest Photo




Most Adventurous Photo


Most Creative Photo

Tie between Courtney & Emma




Pediatric Dental Pet Rock Contest!



                              5 & Under                  6-10 Years Old                11 & Over        

                                 Asher                              Ella                             Nicholas



OP Smiles Photo Contest

May 15th-August 15th

 Click the link to enter and learn more!


Congratulations to Danielle, the Grand Prize winner of our Photo Contest and the proud new owner of an iPad!


Tuesday, May 14th our office will be having Duck Dynasty Day!  Our Doctors and Staff will be wearing their best camo or Duck Dynasty shirts.  We will be giving out “duck calls” (kazoos) & plastic ducks to our patients.  If you will be in to see us on Tuesday be sure to wear your Duck Dynasty apparel!



Join our office Saturday April 13th from 8:30am-1pm at the Children’s Playhouse Baby Fair! We will have a booth and will be giving away dental essentials for you and your family!!!




We are excited to be teamed up with HCDS Tie Dye Trot and Family Fun Day 5k! Like our flyer on our page for a chance to win 2 tickets to participate in the race! Winners will be announced on March 23rd





Congratulations to our Stepping Out with a Gold Medal Smile Contest Winners!

1st Place: Jake Ganley

2nd Place: Kaleb Snider

3rd Place: Ailsa Carlson




Congratulations to our Color Contest Winners:

Taylor N., Age 6

Lucas M., Age 10

Maddie M., Age 12





February is National Children’s Dental Health Month!

Join our office Saturday February 2nd at Boone Mall we will be giving out dental essentials to make sure you all have a gold medal smile!

Wishing all our patients and parents a very happy holiday season!!!





Drs. Mayhew, Conn, & Scheffler & were proud sponsor’s of this event at Appalachian State University!!!

Wishing all our patients a very happy thanksgiving!!

The offices of Drs. Mayhew, Conn, & Scheffler were proud to sponsor this great event for one of our patients!




October is Orthodontic Health Month!

Join our office in our pirate themed contest and make a pirate flag for our office to sail the high seas of pediatric dentistry and orthodontics!  

Our doctors and staff will be dressed in pirate themed attire on Wednesday October 31st, please stop by and join in on the fun!!!!      


Thank you for all of our wonderful entries!

Winners are

Jade S., Timothy G. and Grant C

Congrats to Emma Boyle who won our Halloween Pumpkin Counting Contest with a guess of 267!!! 

Join our 2nd Annual Halloween Candy Buy Back!!! All candy will go to Operation Gratitude Supporting our Troops!

We are happy to announce that we collected 35 pounds of candy to send to our troops! Thank you to all those involved!!!


We are also teaming up with the American Dental Association to “Stop Zombie Mouth” We will be giving out trading cards and coupon codes for the popular game Plants and Zombies!






Join our office in our community on:

October 13th at Boone Mall for Orthodontic Health Month 

Saturday, September 15th for the Annual Safety Fair at Boone Mall

 Saturday, September 22nd at Deep Gap Fire Department

We will be giving out dental and orthodontic safety information and other dental essentials for your smile!


A special thanks to our amazing patients who send us some great artwork!


Calling all Bethany Hamilton fans! Now through Aug. 31 you can enter to win your own life size Bethany cut-out! With 25 standees being awarded to lucky winners, now is your chance to hang with Bethany 24/7 and see her beautiful Damon smile up close! Enter the giveaway here


Pediatric Dental Office’s most recent

No Cavity Club Winner, Alyssa.





Our office is teaming up with Crest Oral B!

Starting June 4th all of our new orthodontic patients will be receiving this wonderful kit from Crest Oral B at their banding appointments. We are so pleased to be able to offer this great oral hygiene tool to our patients!


Pediatric Dental Summer Contest!!!

Thank you for all of you great entries!

Congrats to our winners:

Brook B., Paige M. & Sydney H.


Orthodontic Summer Contest!!!


Congrats to our winners:

Doe Cooper, Mallory Spagnoletti and Austin Dunn

Runner Up: Victor Herrera

Drs. Mayhew & Scheffler with Austin Dunn


Drs. Scheffler & Mayhew with Doe Cooper!



Members of the 8th grade Parkway School Odyssey of the Mind team are all smiles as Dr. Nicole Scheffler and Dr. Michael Mayhew present a $1000 contribution from the offices of Drs. Mayhew, Scheffler, and Conn to use for the World Finals competition expenses.  They also received T-shirts and backpack kits and well wishes for the competition from the office team!


Drs. Mayhew & Scheffler with Bethany Hamilton Contest winner, Savannah!




Drs. Mayhew & Scheffler with one of our Bethany Hamilton contest winners, Taylor!

Kaitlin H. One of our winners with Bethany and Dr. Mayhew!




One of our contest winners, Rebekah with Bethany! 


Protect your Smile! April is National Facial Proctection Month!

When do you need a mouthguard?

Anytime you participate in Sports!




 Our office was proud to sponsor The Great Friend to Familes Award presented by the Children’s Playhouse!

Our office will be at the Watauga County 2nd Grade Health Fair on Tuesday April 3rd & Wednesday April 4th. Stop by our booth to receive dental supplies needed to maintain your smile!





The Playhouse Baby Fair is sponsored by Blue Ridge Pediatrics;  Adult and Child Orthodontists and Pediatric Dentists Drs. Mayhew, Scheffler, and Conn;
Boone Drug; Harmony Center for Women’s Health and Vitality; and Northwestern Dance Studios.

The seventh annual spring  Playhouse Consignment Sale and Baby Fair will allow you to update everyone’s wardrobes for a song while also enjoying  food, samples, parenting information, kids activities, airwalk, and more.  All activities will take place on March 30th and 31st at The National Guard Armory, which is located on Hunting Hills Lane in Boone across from the Watauga County Swim Complex.

Those folks wanting first crack at the good stuff will want to check out the Early Bird Sale on Friday, March 30th from 8:30-1:00 and will have to pay a $5 “hunting license” admission fee. Admission is free for Saturday’s Baby Fair. Held from 8:30-1:00 Saturday,  March 31st at the National Guard Armory in Boone, the Baby Fair will have a half-price sale from noon-1 pm.

Saturday’s Baby Fair will feature not only bargains but also information and give-aways to help families.  Watauga County SafeKIDS will be providing free car seat checks and information on car seat safety. Fair sponsors, the pediatric dentists Drs. Mayhew, Conn, and Scheffler offer toothbrushes and other items.   Healthcare providers and businesses that serve families will be on hand to chat with parents, including sponsors Blue Ridge Pediatrics, Harmony Center for Women’s Health & Vitality, and Boone Drug.

Kids will enjoy the ever-popular airwalk and art activities.

All proceeds from the fair benefit The Children’s Playhouse, a nonprofit children’s museum and play space for families 


Our office will be at Watauga High School’s 9th Grade Health Fair Thursday, March 29th! Come stop at our booth for complementary dental supplies and information to maintain your spectacular smile!


Enter our Contest on Facebook!!!  Thru April 30th


 Drs. Mayhew & Scheffler met Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton!!! LIKE their photo with her on Facebook!

 What will be our Molar Mascot’s New Name? We need YOUR HELP!

Thanks to Cason F., our new mascot name is Pearl E. White!!!


February is National Children’s Dental Health Month!


Congrats to Zach L. Our Pumpkin Candy Counting Contest Winner

Candy Buy Back Event

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Orthodontic Coloring Contest

Click here to enter our Orthoodontic coloring contests

Pumpkin Contest

Op Smiles Pumpkin contest

Show us your grin Facebook Contest winner

February Color Sheet Winners

Megan Powers

Michael Morrison

Sarah Patton

February Heart Counting Contest

February Color Sheet

Ortho Pumpkin Contest Winner

Congrats Michaela Huffman for guessing 430 pumkins, actual amount was 432! Michaela won a $25 Visa giftcard!

Winners of Ortho Health Month Pumpkin Color Contest

5-6 Years Old: Leah Calloway
7-8 Years Old: Bryan Scott Hunsinder
9-10 Years Old: Kelsi McKiddy
11-12 Years Old: Karen Earhardt

Orthodontics is Kicking Contest Winner

Ali Maupin is our Orthodontics is Kicking Winner and will be attending the Panthers v. Saints Game!

In the News

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Congrats Patient Caleb Marshall 2010 NCJBRA Reserved Champion!!!

Children’s Playhouse Festival

Announcing the arrivial of the newest member to the Mayhew Family! Dr. Mayhew is a grandfather!

Congrats to Staff Member, Connie for Winning Customer Service Award!

Earth Day Intstruction

Baby Fair

March of Dimes

Current Events

Dental Health Month Contest Winners

Boone Mall Dental Health Month Booth



Teaming with Crest Oral B!

Starting June 4th all of our new orthodontic patients will be receiving this wonderful kit from Crest Oral B at their Banding appointments! We are so pleased to be able to offer this great oral hygiene tool to our patients!

Boone Premiere of the movie the Tooth Fairy

Coloring Contest Winner

Kate Jones

Boss Day Scavenger Hunt

In celebration of Boss Day our staff had our pediatric dentists complete a scavenger hunt. The doctors posed with a list of objects and people to complete the contest. The first one to complete the list won a massage!

Orthodontic Health month Contest

Click here to download the Entry Form for Orthodontic Health Month Contest

Congrats to Mack Jones came in 2nd place in the Dirt Bike Motor Cross at Loretta Lynn Ranch.

Contest Winners
Summer 2009 T-shirt Contest – Mission List

Winners of Mayhew and Scheffler Summer 2009 Mission T-shirt Contest

1st place: Rachel Minton
2nd place: Amelia Johnson
Runners up: Olvia Michael, Kauner Michael, Kelly Day, Justin Hall, Natalie Whitfield, Noah Cowley, Lindsay Townsend and Mackenzie Scott

Summer Contest Winner, Rachel Minton (1st Place)

Summer Contest Winner, Amelia Johnson (2nd Place)

Great Smile Award

Patient, Sara Dellinger was awarded the Great Smile award at her school, Congrats Sarah!

My Favorite Brace-Friendly Recipe

Dylan Isaacs, Winner of Recipe Contest, Won Ipod Shuffle.

Tarheel Dental Study Club Meeting

Thank you to Dr Martha Hardaway for her talk on child sedation for the dental club members

Congratulations to Kelly Mayhew, Wedding Shower pictures, with some members of the office team.

Trivia Contest

Deadline is April 30th

March Madness

Our new Contest is March Madness Basketball Picks, come by the office and complete your bracket today!

March Basketball Contest Winner – Robert Warren

Three Generations of Patients wearing their Carolina Blue


Office Winners of Halloween Contest:


Caroline Tuttle, age 7

Ali Maupin, age 12

Lexi Debriere, age 7

Alex Scheurer, age 7


Winner of 6th Grade Poster Contest:


Green Valley Elementary

Mrs. Jamell’s Class


Winner of 7th Grade Poster Contest:


Hardin Park


Mola Yarborough

Rose Wheeler

Breanna West

Grayson Young

Coloring Contest

Congratulations to our first place winner Ali Maupin in our Coloring Contest!

Runners up are: Riley Whitworth, Alaina Smith, Kenzee Denza.
Thank you for your particpation!

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No Cavity Club Winner:

Our Summer T-Shirt Contest

Congratulations to Kauner and Olivia Michael on winning our 2008 Summer T-Shirt/Postcard Contest!

Runners up are: Jimmy Moretz and Mara Herman.
Thank you for your particpation!

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