Earth Day 2015 Celebration
Earth Day 2015 was held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, April 24, on the south lawn of the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City.
Earth Day 2015 offered a variety of fun and educational opportunities for students interested in finding out more about how they can improve the world around them.
Slogan "Our Missouri Waters – Go With the Flow"
Congratulations to this year's winner, Lauren Parker, a fifth grade student in Ms. Tipton's class at Southern Boone Elementary School in Ashland. Lauren was presented the Governor's proclamation; a $50 gift card donated by Central Bank, 238 Madison Street, Jefferson City; and a Missouri Rock and Mineral set donated by the department's Missouri Geological Survey. Ms. Tipton was presented a $50 gift card from Walmart, Jefferson City.