Fall 2016 Gardening Partners Participation Contest
August 9 through November 8
Contest Open to all Full Members in Good Standing
Methods to earn Entry Tickets
Attend monthly meeting – 4 available
Attend fall class – 9 available
Attend class field trip – 4 available
Attend field class (Dickson Arboretum) – 1 available
Volunteer to clean up after meetings or classes (maximum of 2 volunteers per week – must sign up in advance)
Volunteer for a workday (2-hour minimum)
Attend committee meeting
Help Center Donations (minimum of 6 food items or 6 clothing/household items per donation – maximum of 4 donations per month)
Bring a guest to a monthly meeting
Workshop or Event Participation
Attend organization field trip
Contribute a photo gallery for publication on the website
Chair a committee
Lead a workshop
Attend local area gardening event (2 hour minimum).
Contribute an article accepted for publication on the website (includes garden book reviews)
Attend UT Extension events (4-hour minimum with travel time included)
Register a student for fall classes
Wild Card Tickets:
Wild card entries will be announced throughout the contest (at least one per month)
Members may suggest additional opportunities to earn entries.
Contest open to all full members in good standing. (dues paid/waivers signed/classes completed)
Contest tickets have no cash value. Contest tickets are not transferable.
Contest tickets cannot be traded, combined, sold or given away.
Print your name on the back of each ticket. Contest tickets must bear only one member name on the reverse side.
Do not fold tickets.
Members must keep up with their tickets until the drawing. If a member will not be at the drawing, they must make arrangements to turn their tickets in beforehand.
Rules and prizes may be amended or changed at any time.
3 prizes will be awarded. Only one prize per winner. There is a 15 ticket minimum to enter to win. This is a participation event – if at least 300 tickets have not been handed out, the contest will be void. Winners will choose among the 3 prizes in the order below.
1) Most tickets (drawing if there is more than one person with the same number of tickets).
2) Drawing – only those with 30 or more tickets may enter this category. Non-winning tickets will go into the next category.
3) Drawing of all remaining ticket holders who meet the minimum of 15 tickets.