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Earth Day is Everyday at Pius XII Catholic Elementary School

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Pius XII Catholic School, Full Day Kindergarten students,Isaiah Oshkawbewisents-Recollet, Reese Roy, Tiago Alves plant Cosmo seeds in reusable yogurt containers. The seeds were generously donated by John Lindsey, Chair of Minnow Lake .Community Action Network and President of the Minnow Lake Restoration Group and Dominique Viau.

April 16, 2013 - Everyday is Earth Day at Pius XII Catholic Elementary School! Throughout the school year students, staff, parents and community partners have been involved in many ongoing environmental projects. Pius XII students continue to have garbage free lunch days, collecting old and used batteris, cellphones, ink cartridges, and juice pouches. This month, Pius XII students have begun planting Cosmos and Morning Glory flowers that will be donated to Minnow Lake Restoration group, who will then plant them in the surrounding Minnow Lake Area. The Grade 5 class is the school's Dearness Conservation Lead Team and came up with the idea of reusing yogurt containers from Tasty Tuesdays as a mini-pot to plant the seeds and giving back the flowers to brighten up the community. A special thank you goes out to John Lindsey, Chair of Minnow Lake Community Action Network and President of the Minnow Lake Restoration Group and Dominique Viau for their generous donation of seeds.

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