Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour
Release Date:
Wednesday, 1 June 2016 - 11:45am

Students and individuals are invited to create a three dimensional artistic piece using only recycled material, in observance of Environment Week.

The week will be observed from June 5 to 11under the theme, ‘Join the Race to Make the World a Better Place’. Interested persons will be grouped and judged in the age categories of 9 to 17 years and 18 years and older.

Competitors and participants are asked to complete the art pieces with attached labels indicating: name and age category, short description of the artwork, and telephone number.

Participants must post a photo of their completed artwork on Facebook, tagging #jointherace and #jointheracebvi along with the tag @bvicfd for the Conservation and Fisheries Department.  (Parents are asked to assist their children)

The deadline for all entries is Tuesday June 7. For more information on the Art Competition or for a copy of Rules and Guidelines please telephone 468-2700 or email cfd@gov.vg