Are you excited for this summer? Here at Don’t Move Firewood, we’re looking forward to it for sure. Here’s our quick guide to our available summer resources for outreach professionals, parents, kids and anyone looking for more information:
Summer Special Events that are great for firewood outreach:
- June 6th, 2015: National Trails Day
- June 13th, 2015: National Get Outdoors Day nationwide, and also PlayCleanGo Day in Minnesota.
- July 18-26, 2015: National Moth Week spans two weekends.
- All of August: Tree Check Month, which focuses mostly on checking for the signs of Asian longhorned beetles.
To prepare for these events, we suggest visiting the following excellent sources for free downloads on the topics of firewood, emerald ash borer, gypsy moth, and Asian longhorned beetle:
- Don’t Move Firewood’s best free downloads for teachers, camp counselors, parents, and general education use
- Don’t Move Firewood’s Toolbox (most commonly used resources)
- Asian longhorned beetle Educator page
- Tree Check Month page
- Stop the Beetle Kid’s Corner
- Free Downloads for National Moth Week, a Don’t Move Firewood blog featuring gypsy moth materials
Do you have an event or resource page that should be listed here? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to suggest an addition to either list, and we’ll update this post as needed!