Kari Ann Elling[email protected](253) 798-4223
Do you love the earth? Do you demonstrate your care for the earth in how you make decisions and act? Do you worry about keeping the earth healthy for generations to come? Join other youth, like you, in Youth Engaged in Sustainable Solutions (YESS)!
June 11, 2022, 9:30 a.m. - noon
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Pitch In For Parks @ Kobayshi Park Chambers Canyon
June 11, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Registration Required
"Think of one element and speak in its voice through pictures and words.
Think of it as creating an open letter from the planet.”
Use “trash” to create an art piece that highlights an environmental concern.
What's your vision for a sustainable Pierce County?
Share the future you want for our community through art! Design a poster that captures the healthy, equitable, climate safe world we will live in by 2050!
Winners receive a free YESS canvas tote bag and an award certificate (announced in May). Winning posters will be used by Pierce County for promoting the Sustainability 2030 Plan. (Spanish)
Share what activities you brought into your classroom to receive a free organic cotton YESS canvas tote.
Walk your school grounds, pick up what doesn’t belong, and send us pictures of your efforts.
See Water We Doing for Orcas? then, play the “Orca & Salmon” game!
Is your school recycling right? Check out these recycling posters (Pierce County; Tacoma), then survey your bins and come up with a campaign for your school.
What other ideas do you have? What great things are happening that we need to know about?!
Sponsored by Pierce County and the YESS Steering Committee- comprised of youth, teachers, community organizations, and local governments.