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Earth Day / Earth Week

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day!


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

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

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(Past Event)

Apr 19, 2018 — Chemists Celebrate Earth Week 2018

Chemists Celebrate Earth Week

“Dive into Marine Chemistry”

2018 Illustrated Poem Contest

This year the the American Chemical Society (ACS) is expanding Earth Day into Earth Week!  The NORTH JERSEY SECTION of the ACS is again 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 19, 2018

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!

Earth Week

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

2018-04-19

(Past Event)

Apr 26, 2017 — Chemists Celebrate Earth Day 2017

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day

Chemistry Helps Feed the World

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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