Earth Day 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of a global celebration with a rich history. The annual in-person gatherings and events all have been cancelled due to the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic. Never fear! You can still celebrate virtually with over 50 opportunities offered by Napa supporters and sponsors!
Win a Dirt Girl Survival Pack!
To honor Earth Day 2020, The School Garden Doctor is offering a Diary-of-a Dirt-Girl Giveaway. Youth gardeners (of any gender) ages 8-11 can enter to win a “Dirt Girl Survival Pack” by submitting a diary entry by April 30th. Click the image below or read on for giveaway instructions.
Diary of a Dirt Girl Giveaway Instructions:
To enter, select an activity from the list below:
- Browse a seed catalog. Cut out pictures and plan(t) a paper garden.
- Try a new food. Describe and rate the taste.
- Read a book about plants.
- Collect, dry, and save seeds.
- Your own choice!
Complete your activity and submit a diary entry here.
Dozens of students are missing out on valuable after school garden and nature activities due to school closures, but that doesn’t mean they can’t still dig in! Encourage them to connect with the Earth by sharing this opportunity to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day!
Dirt Girls is an after-school program that engages participants in building and maintaining school gardens while investigating nature and exploring their science identities.