Pledge to take your child, or a group of children to a local park on May 17, 2014!
Have pledged to go to a park!
Save the Date!
Park Event Locator
Saturday, May 17, 2014
CITIES, TOWNS, AND PARKS
Register your kid-friendly park event below. It is not necessary to create a new event, consider promoting and co-branding programs already in existence in your park on our around May 10- 25th.
Families, Kids, and Adults
We are excited to celebrate our 4th annual Kids to Park Day on Saturday, May 17, 2014 and invite your city to join us for this national movement that engages children with parks, nature, and healthy outdoor play.
Cities and towns across the country can make the pledge to participate by proclaiming May 17th as National Kids to Parks Day. Below you will find a proclamation template. Please consider proclaiming May 17th as Kids to Park Day in your community and showcase the great outdoor recreation activities available for your residents!
Write a Song and then perform and videotape it. Use Buddy Bison and America's parks as your inspiration. Send your songs to firstname.lastname@example.org. Some songs are poems set to music
Check out what one school wrote and preformed below!
Grab a journal and share your creative work with Buddy Bison.
When you visit America's parks bring Buddy Bison , a pencil and your journal.
►Keep a journal of your park adventures. ►Write a haiku or limerick about Buddy Bison or nature. ►Compose a song about the parks or Buddy Bison. ►Illustrate and write a comic strip. ►Develop a script and create a video or play about Buddy Bison. ►Interview a park ranger or naturalist. ►Describe a landscape or the weather in detail.
Send copies of your favorite writings to email@example.com. We may feature your creative work on our website or in Buddy Bison's newsletter.
Draw, Paint, Sculpt
Calling All Artists
Artists have been inspired by nature, landscapes and the outdoors. Gather up your art supplies and head out to your local, state and national parks, wildlife refuges, forests, and historical monuments.