2015 Mid-Valley Green AwardsMarch 7th, 2015, 5:00 pmSalem Convention Center
The Mid-Valley Green Awards honors individuals and organizations who are leading the way in sustainable practices and innovations in the Mid-Willamette Valley. Nominations are now open for the following categories:
Celebrating and Exploring Creative Solutions for a Sustainable Oregon
Friday, April 10, 4:00 – 5:00pmSaturday, April 11, 12:00 – 4:00pmOregon State CapitolFree and Open to the Public
Hands on, green activities for all ages:
Upcycle Oregon is created in partnership by the Capitol History Gateway Project, DIY Studio, Willamette University, Marion County, and *supported by a grant of Transient Occupancy Tax from the City of Salem.
Details: This event is free, but on-site parking will be $5/vehicle. Free shuttles and parking are provided at Robert Frost Elementary. For further details visit the Oregon Garden website or call 503-874-8100.
This years theme is Green FootprintsThe Earth Day Fair is brought to you by Marion County Public Works - Environmental Services, The Oregon Garden and Oregon Garden Resort, and the Izaak Walton League.
Earth Day Poster Contest
Kids from Kindergarten through 12th grade are invited to participate in our annual poster contest! This year’s theme is Green Footprints, and the Grand Prize winner’s artwork will be featured on the event poster and marketing materials. Please read the official rules before beginning to create a poster: 2015 Earth Day Poster Contest Rules
Entries must be postmarked by January 31, 2015, and sent to: Alan Pennington, Marion County Public Works, 5155 Silverton Rd. NE, Salem, OR, 97305.
Prize list (categorized by grade level):