Saturday August 30th
STEAM Expo - Earth Day 2015 Celebration
The City of Great Falls is once again partnering with Great Falls Public Schools, Pacific Steel & Recycling, GF Tribune, Consolidated Electrical Distributors, Junior League of Great Falls, Malmstrom AFB, Weston Solutions, Citizen's for Clean Energy and Montana Waste Systems, Inc. to bring the STEAM Expo - Earth Day 2015 Celebration to the Great Falls area.
April 11, 2015
Great Falls High School Fieldhouse
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
We can use this event to look forward to Earth Day in April. Come get some great ideas from the many displays and activities to put to good use in the Spring.
This event is free to the public. Bring the family to participate and learn more about Earth Day and the activities of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math). There will be games, activities, informational booths and student projects on display. At around 1:30 PM the names of the Earth Day Poster Contest winners will be announced. The Expo will also have concessions, t-shirts and other related items for sale at the event to help support future Expos.
For more information on the STEAM Expo please check out the Great Falls Public Schools website: www.gfps.k12.mt.us/content/steam or call Luke Diekhans, GFPS Environmental Education at (406) 268-7338, Shelly Kelly at (406) 268-6037 or Roxie Benjamin at (406) 268-7337.
Earth Day Poster Contest
For more information on guidelines and rules for the Earth Day Poster Contest please see the link to the website below. Entries must be received by March 7, 2014. In addition to the prizes listed, the City of Great Falls Sanitation Division will also be awarding the 1st place winners an Earth Day t-shirt. Students winning posters for 2014 and pictures from last year's event can be viewed below.
To register select the following link: <registration link no longer active>, on the blue bar at the top choose registration if a student, or sponsor if you are going to be a sponsor or have a booth set up, select the button displayed and fill in the appropriate fields on the page that opens up. The deadline to register will be announced at a later date.
The STEAM Expo is looking for judges - if interested please contact Mary Rearden at (406) 268-7402. You can also contact Debbie Kimball at (406) 771-1401 if you have any questions.
Thanks to all that make it happen!
Thanks to all of the students, vendors, sponsors, judges, GFPS staff and the STEAM Expo - Earth Day Committee that make it all happen. If you are interested in being a sponsor of this wonderful event please contact Luke Diekhans, Environmental Ed, GFPS (406) 268-7338.
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