Did you know that June 9th is National Get Outdoors Day? Right across the United States, the U.S. Forest Service is helping to host hundreds of National Get Outdoors Day events encouraging healthy, active and outdoor fun for all!
Get to Know and the National Park Trust are rewarding kids who get into a park, create their 2012 Get to Know Contest entry and celebrate National Kids to Parks Day (May 19)! Parks are a great place to get inspiration for your contest entry. Be sure to check out National Park Trust's amazing Buddy Bison program for more information about opportunities to get outdoors and visit parks near you. Read on to discover the special incentive that the National Park Trust is offering youth who participate in National Kids to Parks Day and the 2012 Get to Know Contest...
National Wildlife Federation is helping to encourage American youth to get outside, explore nature and share their creativity through the Get to Know Contest. To celebrate the entrants, National Wildlife Federation is offering a variety of incentives for entrants and their parents.
The Walt Disney Company is pleased to offer a grand prize for each of the five category winners (art, writing, photography, videography, and music) of the 2012 U.S. Get to Know Contest. The top winner in each category will receive a special experience at Disney's Animal Kingdom® for his/her family (up to four total participants). This fun and educational experience will inspire active participation in the protection and preservation of wildlife and wild places by connecting kids to nature! This special offering will be available between July 8 and November 17, 2012, from 9:30am-11:30am. All participants in this experience must be 6 years of age or older.