This challenge encourages reusing and upcycling to promote idea-sharing and participation in community projects with the end goal of zero-waste. Participants will showcase their creativity and commitment to healthy, safe environments.

Prizes:

Robot kit or Highlights Book of Things to Do + Highlights Magazine subscription
1st prize winner chooses their prize and the 2nd winner gets the remaining prize

Eligibility:

Anyone living in Larimer County. Larimer County employees are not eligible to accept prizes and can donate their prize to another Larimer County resident if they win.

How to play:

ACTIVITY 1: MAKE SOMETHING - Reuse or upcycle materials to make something. Take a pic of it and send in your photo.

ACTIVITY 2: RIDDLE ME THIS - Unscramble letters to see the riddles. Send in your answers. 

ACTIVITY 3: FRAME YOURSELF - Take 2 pictures of ways you help the environment. Send in your photos (2).

Get started:

Open the Reuse Challenge Guide

Click to enter:

How to win:

The player with the most points wins first prize and the player with the second highest number of points wins second prize. In the event of a tie, photos of the players' reuse/upcycle photos will be shown to Larimer County Solid Waste employees anonymously to determine the winner based on creativity and execution.

Activity 1 - 1 point for photo submission of finished product
Activity 2 - 1 point for each correct answer
Activity 3 - 1 point for each photo depicting an environmentally-friendly action
Bonus points - 1 point for each additional task/photo, 2 points for a riddle, poem or joke

Start date:

April 5, 2021

End date:

May 17, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. MT

Winners announced:

May 19, 2021