Parade participants are invited to dress as their favorite animal or plant and join us at Totem Square at 2pm. The parade will begin at 2:15pm when we will gallop, slither, swim, or fly down Lincoln Street to the Rasmusen Center on Sheldon Jackson Campus where a number of community organization will be hosting games and activities for the whole family!
Prizes will be awarded for: Best Use of Recycled Material, Most Creative, Most Realistic, and Best Local Animal.
Also, be sure to check out the SCS online event calendar to see all of the earth-related events going on around town in April.
Thanks everyone for making the 2012 Parade of Species so much FUN! Check out the photos from the event on Facebook HERE.[/box]
Earth Day Timeline:
2:00pm - Gather at Totem Square
2:15pm - Announcements and line-up for the Parade
2:30pm - March down Lincoln Street to SJ Campus
3:00pm - Activities and games at Rasmusen Center, awards will be given for best costumes
4:30pm - Wrap up, head home for dinner, and start planning next year's costume!
Organizations Hosting Activities After the Parade:US Forest Service
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Sitka Global Warming Group
Sitka Tribe of Alaska
National Park Service
Alaska Department of Fish and Game
Girl Scouts of Sitka
Sitka Conservation Society
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