Help St. Pete earn $20,000 for local park improvements and have a blast in your favorite city park during the National Recreation and Park Association’s (NRPA) “Meet Me At The Park” Earth Month campaign in partnership with the Walt Disney Company. Through April 30, take a selfie in your favorite city park and tag it using #MeetMeAtThePark before submitting your entry. You can also tag your entry using #StPeteParksRec. All entrants have the opportunity to win a GoPro Prize Pack. No purchase is necessary but entrants must be 18 years or older. Learn more.
Business owners, managers, and employees who have purchasing responsibilities in businesses are encouraged to participate in a brief survey on discontinuing or reducing the use of plastic bags. The survey is designed to gauge business interest and participation levels for incentive programs that would encourage businesses to eliminate or reduce plastic bag use. More info
The 43rd Mainsail Art Fest, April 21-22 in waterfront Vinoy Park, needs at least 213 volunteers to staff water or merch booths, beverage trucks, and the hospitality/information tent. Interested? Fill out an application.
St. Pete's annual Arbor Day celebration, the Green Thumb Festival, is looking for volunteers to fill shifts during the April 28-29 environmental festival in Walter Fuller Park. Shifts are in two-hour blocks and volunteers receive a free festival t-shirt. Sign up here.