Pledge to take your child, or a group of children to a local park on May 17, 2014!
Have pledged to go to a park!
Save the Date!
Park Event Locator
Saturday, May 17, 2014
CITIES, TOWNS, AND PARKS
Register your kid-friendly park event below. It is not necessary to create a new event, consider promoting and co-branding programs already in existence in your park on our around May 10- 25th.
Families, Kids, and Adults
We are excited to celebrate our 4th annual Kids to Park Day on Saturday, May 17, 2014 and invite your city to join us for this national movement that engages children with parks, nature, and healthy outdoor play.
Cities and towns across the country can make the pledge to participate by proclaiming May 17th as National Kids to Parks Day. Below you will find a proclamation template. Please consider proclaiming May 17th as Kids to Park Day in your community and showcase the great outdoor recreation activities available for your residents!
Resource Binder - The Toolkit gives educators lesson ideas and fun facts about our local, state and national parks, wildlife refuges, forests, monuments, and historical sites.
Musical - Use Buddy's musical to improve fluency, diction, and to inspire creative expression. It has been used as a reader's theatre or full production. Have the students design and make their on props and set.
Buddy Bison's Buzz - Have your students write to Buddy about their adventure in a park or anything outdoors! Their work could be featured in the next Buddy Bison's Buzz and they could become national published authors!
Only available in the Buddy Bison Toolkit:
Buddy Bison backpack
Buddy's Speaker Series - Connects students with outdoor leaders across the nation