The parks staff in Prince George County (MD) know the secret to getting kids active outdoors: art - and they're showing us why in a special exhibit.
Help us inspire youth to 'get to know' their wild neighbours.
Our partners at the City of Los Angeles announced this week six young finalists in the 2014 Get to Know Contest.
Want to have all the outstanding nature-inspired contest art at your fingertips? Order the 2015 Get to Know Contest Calendar featuring winning art, photography and poetry entries created youth from across Canada and the United States.
Out of twelve incredible pieces of environmental statement art, three were selected by a panel of adjudicators and audience voters: the "Grassland Series" of art, photography and film by Colin Starkevich (age 21), "I Wonder" original song composition by Rachel Layne (age 18) and Ocean Interpretive Dance led by Mya Kough (age 16).
From oceans to grasslands and film to fashion, it was a spectacular collision of nature and art at this year’s Unconference. Twelve passionate young artists took the stage to share powerful messages of sustainability and environmental conservation, and through their creative voices, captured the minds and hearts of the audience
Young artists from across the continent will gather in Kelowna, BC this October to share their creative talents and make a powerful statement about the environment.
There's just over a month left in the 2014 Get to Know Contest, but we still have one more early bird prize to give away.
Looking for an innovative way to get kids excited about exploring the great outdoors? Join us for a live, web-based seminar and find out how the 'Get to Know' program gives you the tools to creatively connect youth with nature in their national parks and forests.
It’s that time of year: kids are heading back to school and the Get to Know Contest is kicking into high gear. From biology class to fine arts and creative writing, there will be plenty of new opportunities this fall to be creative and learn about your wild neighbors.