“Ten Years Green in 2018!” is the theme of the 10th annual Earth Fair at the Myrick Center (formerly the EcoPark) and Myrick Park. This event, which is coordinated by the Sustainability Institute and local volunteers, is soliciting entries for a poster contest. The poster contest is open to all 3rd through 5th graders in the greater La Crosse area. Children can pick up an entry form and return to any La Crosse Public Library or County Library location, as well as the People’s Food Co-op, and the Gateway Area Council of the Boy Scouts. Completed entries are due by February 19, 2018. The contest is sponsored by the Sustainability Institute and the La Crosse Public Library.
All entries will be judged and displayed at the Earth Fair. Winners will be announced on March 15th. Prizes will be awarded at the Earth Fair on Sunday, April 29 at the Myrick Center. The 1st place winner will receive a free bike from Smith’s Cycling & Fitness and his or her poster will be featured as the artwork for the 2018 La Crosse Earth Fair handout. The 2nd place winner will receive four free admission passes to the Children’s Museum. The 3rd place winner will receive a $25 gift certificate from Downtown Mainstreet, Inc.
Download and print the entry form here!