Greece Town Supervisor Bill Reilich is pleased to partner with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to announce the New York State Fifth Grade Arbor Day Poster Contest. This is an annual contest for students in the 5th grade, and this year’s poster theme is “Trees for Bees”. Submissions are due January 5th, 2018. Please see attachment for an overview of the contest and the contest rules. Instructions can also be found on the DEC’s Arbor Day Poster Contest website at www.dec.ny.gov/education/24520.html.
“The NYS 5th Grade Arbor Day Poster Contest is a great opportunity for students to both express creativity and learn more about the environment. I would like to thank the DEC for providing this opportunity, and thank our wonderful NYS educators for their commitment to enhancing the minds of our young residents”. said Supervisor Reilich.