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Earth Day

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day!


Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22. Throughout the world events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Established in 1970, Earth Day events are now conducted in more than 193 countries.

To celebrate Earth Day, the ACS and the North Jersey Section (NJACS) conduct a Poem & Poster contest each year for kids K-12.

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Upcoming Earth Day Event

Apr 26, 2017 — Chemists Celebrate Earth Day 2017

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day

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2017 Illustrated Poem Contest

The NORTH JERSEY SECTION of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring an illustrated poem contest for students in Kindergarten – 12th grade. Send ONLY your top 3 winners in each grade category:

Categories:       Gr. K-2,       Gr. 3-5,       Gr. 6-8,       Gr. 9-12

Contest Deadline:  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26, 2017

Prizes for Teacher and Student in each grade category: 1st Place: $50,  2nd Place: $25,  3rd Place: $10

Send to: NJACS Office, c/o Bettyann Howson, 49 Pippins Way, Morris Township, NJ 07960

Winners of the NORTH JERSEY SECTION Illustrated Poem Contest will advance to the ACS National Illustrated Poem Contest for a chance to  be featured on the ACS website and to win prizes!

Further information

Questions or Comments? Contact Bobbi Gorman rosellerams@yahoo.com.

2017-04-26

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