Get to Know Your Wild Neighbors

Create, Connect, Celebrate


The Get to Know Contest asked youth all across the US to get outdoors and get to know wildlife.
Our Backyard”, by Connor Rickey, age 17, Danville. Featuring music by Pat Rickey.

The East Bay Regional Park District was proud to be a partner in the United States 2013 “Get to Know”. Creativity Contest, a production of the Get to Know Society, Canada. The Get to Know Program was  created by internationally acclaimed Canadian artist and naturalist Robert Bateman, in an effort to foster connections between young people and nature.

Ducks at City of Fremonts Central Park by Varya Karpelevitch

"Ducks at City of Fremont’s Central Park", by Varya Karpelevitch, age 6, Fremont.

Nature Walk by Isabelle Chiu

Featured thumbnail image, “Nature Walk”, by Isabelle Chiu, 9, Dublin.

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