Elementary Students Win SWCD Bookmark Contest
Local elementary school students recently participated in the Currituck Soil and Water Conservation District Bookmark Contest. The theme of this year's contest was "The Living Soil."
The students were recognized during the District Awards Luncheon, held on March 11 in Elizabeth City. The children were treated to lunch and the winners received prizes for the contest. Winners of the Bookmark Contest include:
In addition, the bookmarks of Regan, Breanna and Amree won the District Bookmark honors. Congratulations to all students who participated in the contest.
The following photos were provided by the Currituck Soil & Water Conservation District office:
In addition to the Bookmark Contest, the Currituck Soil & Water Conservation District hosted an Environmental Field Day this past fall at Jarvisburg Elementary School. Approximately 70 fourth and fifth graders enjoyed an informative day of with presenters from Currituck Cooperative Extension, Chowan Cooperative Extension, Gates County SWCD, Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge, Environmental Health and Pasquotank Recycling.
For more information on programs sponsored by the Currituck Soil & Water Conservation District office, contact Kim Dozier at 232-3360.