News Archive -- Join us for STEM Expo - Earth Day 2012!

City of Great Falls Montana

DATE: March 9, 2012
CONTACT: Debbie Kimball, 771-1401

Join us for STEM Expo - Earth Day 2012!

This event is a great opportunity for families in Great Falls and surrounding areas to learn more about Earth Day. There will be games, activities and displays on Earth Day, energy conservation, recycling, hybrid vehicle displays and so much more! The event and activities are free to the public. The names of the poster contest winners will be announced at 1:00 PM.

Earth Day is sponsored by the City of Great Falls, Malmstrom AFB, Pacific Steel & Recycling, Great Falls Public Schools, Weston Solutions, Great Falls Tribune, Citizens for Clean Energy and Montana Waste Systems. For more information contact Debbie Kimball at the Public Works Operations Office (406) 771-1401 or Frank Carpenter at MAFB (406) 731-6448 or (406) 731-6408.

This event is in conjunction with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) sponsored by Great Falls Public Schools. Come see all the projects the students have on display. If you would like to help judge the projects contact Mary Rearden, ECS Coordinator, Paris Gibson Education Center at (406) 268-6642.

The State of Montana DEQ (Department of Environmental Quality) will be collecting flourescent bulbs for recycling at no cost. Bring in your flourescent bulbs and keep them out of the landfill.

Hope to see you at the STEM Expo - Earth Day Celebration at the GFHS Fieldhouse on Saturday, April 21st from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM!