Kid's Corner Gallery
The Neighborhood Services "Clean Up Critters" have been designed to encourage the youth of our community to take pride in their neighborhoods. Each of the following downloadable pages spotlights a particular theme about how they may help make Glendale a better place to live and do business.
"Clean Up Critters" Coloring Book [PDF downloads]
Once you have colored in your page, send it to the Neighborhood Services Office, 141 North Glendale Ave. # 114, Glendale, CA 91206. Be sure to include your name and grade level on your entry. Each month, we will post the pages we receive on our "Kid's Corner Gallery."
Help Neighborhood Services Name Our "Clean Up Critters!"
Neighborhood Services needs your help to name each of the "Clean Up Critters." Our mascots are committed to preventing litter and preventing graffiti. Use your creativity and e-mail your suggestions to
Juan Gonzalez, Neighborhood Services Program Supervisor, or mail them to him at the Neighborhood Services Office, 141 North Glendale Ave. #114, Glendale, CA, 91206. The three winning entries will receive a certificate and a prize package donated by our Keep America Beautiful sponsors. Send in your entries today!
Win a Pizza Party for Your Class!
Neighborhood Services is committed to preserving the character and quality of Glendale neighborhoods. Maintaining your neighborhood litter and graffiti-free is a key component to our goals. In 300 words or less, write an essay telling us why you believe it is important to keep your neighborhood clean and free of litter.
Each month, we will select one winner out of all the entries received. The winning student will win a certificate of achievement and a pizza party for his/her entire classroom. Take a look at one of our recent winners sharing his essay (WMV file) with his classmates at John Muir Elementary School.
**Essays must be typed or printed neatly. Essays must also be free from spelling and grammar errors.**
E-mail your entry to Juan J. Gonzalez, Neighborhood Services Program Supervisor, or mail it to him at the Neighborhood Services Office, 141 North Glendale Ave. # 114, Glendale, CA 91206. Be sure to include your name, grade level and contact information along with your essay. Send in your essay today!
Keep America Beautiful - "Clean Sweep USA" Lessons and Activities
Glendale is a Keep America Beautiful affiliate. Our colleagues at Keep America Beautiful have developed a number of fun, educational lessons which will teach youth the importance of litter prevention and proper solid waste management. Click here to go to Keep America Beautiful's "Clean Sweep USA" webpage!
Fun Links To Check Out!
- EPA water quiz
See how much you know about water and the water cycle.
- Tip Tank
Match pictures of water-saving devices to keep the tank full while you learn about how much water each can save.