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WHEREAS, Kids to Parks Day empowers children and encourages families to get outdoors and visit America's parks; and

WHEREAS, it is important to introduce a new generation to our nation's parks; and

WHEREAS, parks across the Silver State are living history and help our citizens and visitors understand the challenges and circumstances brought only by place and time, and remind us of the rough, untamed frontier settled by those before us; and

WHEREAS, this day is an opportunity to learn about the necessity to protect our state's natural heritage and learn about science, agriculture, recreation and natural resources; and

WHEREAS, this event is an opportunity for children all across the country and encourages families to explore; and

WHEREAS, Kids to Parks Day will broaden children's appreciation for nature and outdoors;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  May 20, 2017 as

 Kids to Parks Day in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske