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Posted on: March 28, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Trash-Formation Contest at Earth Day in the Park Festival

The contest is open to all school age children from public, private and homeschooled organizations that want to create a masterpiece out of recycled materials. Join us in celebrating our 28th Annual Earth Day in the Park Festival and be part of the Art Trash-Formation on display in Graceada Park’s Mancini Bowl.  For additional information contact Vicki Rice at 209-577-5495 or Email.

• Grades K-2
• Grades 3-5
• Grades 6-8
• Grades 9-12

Entry Due Date:
Bring your project to be registered for judging on Saturday, April 22nd between 9:00am-10:30am to Graceada Park, Mancini Bowl.  Sorry, no late entries will be accepted

Art Specifications:
• Materials that would have otherwise been trash or recycled (i.e. cardboard, milk cartons, plastic lids, bottle tops, cans)
• Media of choice being sure to convey a 3 R’s message:  Reduce-Reuse-Recycle (i.e. used computer parts, scrap metal, old clothing, aluminum, newspaper, buttons,  egg cartons, cd’s, straws, plastics)

All contestants will be judged on the following criteria and must be present to win or send a representative on their behalf.  The winners will be announced at 11:15am on Saturday, April 22nd on the main stage.
• Use of recyclable materials
• Creativity
• Originality
• Composition and Design

Cash prizes, sponsored by Bertolotti Disposal will be awarded in each age group:

1st Place - $50.00 

2nd Place - $35.00 

3rd Place - $25.00 

Good Luck!

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