Fairfax Parks 2020 Poetry Contest: My Parks, My Planet
Thank you to the 150 students who entered the 2020 Fairfax Parks Poetry Contest, presented by the Fairfax County Park Authority and the Fairfax County Park Foundation. This year, the annual student poetry contest celebrated the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day with the theme “My Parks, My Planet.” The six winners were announced and celebrated in a virtual poetry showcase on Park Authority social media accounts on Earth Day (April 22, 2020). Please see below for winner details including poet information, winning poems and video recordings of all winning poems/poets.
Achievement certificates for all participants will be distributed via email by May 1. On behalf of the Fairfax County Park Authority and the Fairfax County Park Foundation, congratulations to all winners and poets for sharing your inspiring words about our parks and our planet.