2019 “Be the Solution to Stormwater Pollution” Poster Contest!

The Cannon River Watershed Partnership (CRWP) is proud to announce the sixth annual City of Northfield Stormwater Pollution Prevention Poster Contest!

This contest is open to any child in 2nd-5th grade who attends school in the Northfield Unified School District.

Students can participate as part of a classroom project, or on their own.

Posters are due at the Cannon River Watershed Partnership Office (710 Division Street South, Northfield, on the back side of the Richie Eye Clinic) by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30th. 

Please download the contest flyers for more details.

Questions? Contact Kevin Strauss at 507-786-3913 or at kevin@crwp.net   

Download Contest Flyer and Info Sheets Here:

Poster contest Flyer English 2019
Poster contest Flyer Spanish 2019
TeacherFactSheet2019.docx

CRWP Stormwater Poster Guide

2019 “Be the Solution to Stormwater Pollution” Contest Sponsors


Last Year’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Poster Contest

86 Northfield youth participated in 2018’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Poster Contest!  Below are the winning entries–

Cannon River Watershed Partnership and the City of Northfield together hold the Stormwater Poster Contest each spring. Students submit original posters supporting the theme “Be the Solution to Stormwater Pollution.” The top three poster-creators have their work displayed in City Hall for a year, are presented with an award at a City Council meeting, and receive amazing local PRIZES!


Congratulations to the 2018 winners and thank you to the teachers and students who participated! 

Top three poster-creators in each age group have their work displayed in City Hall this year and were presented with an award at the City Council meeting on Tuesday May 15th, 2018!

Grade 2 & 3 Winners:

Annie Demas First Place, Prairie Creek (Teacher Nancy Dennis)

Elizabeth Driscoll Second Place, Greenvale Park (Teacher Danielle Amundson)

Edda Olson Third Place, Greenvale Park (Teacher Danielle Amundson)

Grade 4 & 5 Winners:

Cecilia Riehle-Merrill First Place, Sibley (Teacher Becky Malecha)

Corrie Demas Second Place, Prairie Creek (Teacher Michelle Martin)

Olivia Bolton Third Place, Prairie Creek (Teacher Gabe Meerts)

2nd-3rd Grade Winners

Annie Demas First Place (2nd-3rd Grade), Prairie Creek (Teacher Nancy Dennis)

Elizabeth Driscoll Second Place (2nd-3rd Grade), Greenvale Park   (Teacher Danielle Amundson)

Edda Olson Third Place (2nd-3rd Grade), Greenvale Park (Teacher Danielle Amundson)

4th-5th Grade Winners

Cecilia Riehle-Merrill First Place (4th-5th Grade), Sibley (Teacher Becky Malecha)

Corrie Demas Second Place, Prairie Creek (Teacher Michelle Martin)

Olivia Bolton Third Place, Prairie Creek (Teacher Gabe Meerts)

                                                            

Annie Demas (left) and Ellie Driscoll (right) receiving their certificates from Northfield Mayor Rhonda Pownell                     Corrie Demas (left) and Olivia Bolton (right) receiving their certificates                         from Northfield Mayor Rhonda Pownell

Thank you judges, Cole Johnson from the City of Northfield and Bridget Novak from the Northfield Arts Guild for your time… it was a difficult decision again this year!

So Many Posters 2017

**For more information or desire to participate in the 2018-2019 school year, contact Kevin Strauss at: kevin@crwp.net, (507) 786-3916**

First prize was free Culver’s custard for a year, second prize was four rounds of bowling from Jesse James Lanes, and third prize was two rounds of bowling also from Jesse James Lanes!  Thanks to these locally-owned businesses, the City of Northfield and Xcel Energy Foundation for making this contest possible.

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