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Two children drawings, one of dolphins and an island with a palm tree. The other is of a sea turtle and fish.

Love Earth, Love Art, #LovePinellas

Get a head start on celebrating Earth Day this year by entering our Mail Art Contest.

Show us why you #LovePinellas – with award winning beaches and parks, museums and art districts, food and breweries, there’s lots to love in Pinellas. Winners will receive a free 6 month county beach parking pass and be automatically entered in the Facebook Contest.

Hand drawn picture of people canoeing through mangroves.

Entry from last year’s contest.

This Earth Day, take the time to appreciate our community here in Pinellas. Shop at local businesses and restaurants, volunteer at local schools, or visit one of the many parks and preserves. There are also countless Earth Day events throughout the Tampa Bay area.

Pinellas County has so much to offer and now is a great time to #LovePinellas.

 

Mail art entries must be postmarked by Wednesday April 4th.

Please mail your artwork to:

UF/IFAS Extension Pinellas County

Earth Day Mail Art Contest

Attention: Trevor Ackerman

12520 Ulmerton Rd Largo, FL 33774

 

Please include your name, email address, phone number, and age so we can contact you if your artwork wins. For more information on the rules.

Old plates cut out to look like sea horses with trash and plastic all around the two sea horses.

Some entries reused waste to create art.

Pinellas County Extension will be participating in many of the Earth Day events this year so be sure to stop by and check out our booths. Also be sure to visit our satellite offices at Brooker Creek and Weedon Island Preserves while the weather is still nice!

Upcoming Events

Dirt! The Movie – Free Film Screening in Oldsmar

The Secret Life of Your Clothes – Stetson Law School

For more information: sustainability@pinellascounty.org