• FREE Youth Contest Day!

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    Name: FREE Youth Contest Day!
    Date: November 2, 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    This free, outdoor event is hosted by the Robert Toombs House with the Iris Garden Club’s Youth Contest being the focus of the activities.
    K-9 students:  “Adventures in the Garden” youth poetry contest. Take a look at the Shakespeare Garden and use your imagination to write a poem.
    4th -8th grade:  Youth Sculpture Contest. This is a fun a creative way to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. Please bring some items to use or donate for other children to create with.
    1st-5th grade:  Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl Poster Contest. Some posters boards will be available for small fee or you can supply your own board (11x17).
    High School: Gardeners Essay Contest with a first place award to the National Winner of a $1000 scholarship! The theme for the essay is “Challenges In Preserving our Natural Habitats” and it must be between 600-700 words.
    For entry form and rules, email Kimberly.RobertToombsHouse@gmail.com or stop by the Robert Toombs House.


    Robert Toombs House
    216 E. Robert Toombs Ave
    Washington, GA 30673

    Contact Information:
    Outside Activities: Free (Donations welcomed)
    Museum Tours:  Adults $7, Children 6 & up $5
    WW Students with school ID Free
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