Fascination of Plants Day is May 18, 2017

Photographer: Petr Jan Juracka, Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Science

USA Plant Day 2017 Event Raffle Information

ASPB is the National Coordinator for all US Fascination of Plant Day events. Visit plantday.org to view activities happening in other countries. To participate, organize an education or public outreach event during the month of May 2017 in your community. Complete a short event registration form (Download now) and submit your event by May 14, 2017 (11:59 PM EST) to Natalie at plantday@aspb.org to be entered into the raffle. In previous years, events were be held in a classroom, laboratory, community center, and garden.

Raffle:

One winner will be awarded a $300 cash prize for a pizza party for your classroom, lab, or research group. Raffle Contest Rules.

Submit your event by May 14, 2017 (11:59 PM) and be entered into a raffle for a pizza party! One winner will be selected and announced on Fascination of Plants Day (May 18, 2017)!

Download a printable USA Plant Day 2017 flyer
Download the Fascination of Plants Day Brochure FoPD 2017

#PlantDayUSA Photo and Video Contest Information

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ASPB is also hosting a video and photo contest! To participate, submit your photo or video through social media using the hashtag #PlantDayUSA (see details below). Winners will be selected by the number of likes they receive. Winners will be announced on May 18, 2017, through email, social media, and on aspb.org. All are welcome to participate, though winners must be based in the US.

Entries to the ASPB #PlantDayUSA 2017 Contest must be submitted by May 14, 2017 (11:59 PM EST).  Contest Rules.

YouTube Video Contest: 

Two winners will be awarded based on the number of likes they received during the contest.

Prizes:
First Prize – $150
Second Prize – $100

Twitter Photo Contest: 

Three winners will be awarded based on the number of likes they received during the contest. Use the hashtag #PlantDayUSA to submit your photo on Twitter.

Prizes:
First Prize – $100
Second Prize – $75
Third Prize – $50

Facebook Photo Contest: 

Three winners will be awarded based on the number of likes they received during the contest. To submit photos, visit the ASPB Facebook page and upload your photo to the ASPB page. Make sure to tag your photo with the hashtag #PlantDayUSA.

Prizes:
First Prize – $100
Second Prize – $75
Third Prize – $50

ASPB #PlantDayUSA 2017 Contest Rules

Contact plantday@aspb.org for more information.