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Bremer County Woman Wins Healthy and Happy Outdoors October Prize Drawing
Posted: 11/12/2013
Diane Leeman, from Bremer County, won the Healthy and Happy Outdoors (H2O) October prize package of a bird feeder and one bag of seed from Des Moines Feed and Garden Shoppe, Alpen Optics compact binoculars, an H2O t-shirt, a Hug-It t-shirt and a Trek-it long sleeved t-shirt.

November’s prize is a $50 gift card from Cabela’s.  All outdoor activities logged November 1-30 will be automatically entered for the prize drawing.

Healthy and Happy Outdoors is an initiative geared to connect Iowans with outdoor resources as a way to reduce stress and improve health. Iowans can go online to and find over 30 types of outdoor activities at more than 1,600 parks and recreation areas across the state. 

Participants who register for H2O and log activities will automatically be entered for prize drawings. Each activity logged counts as an entry. H2O will continue awarding monthly prizes through the year. Complete rules and promotional details are available on the H2O web page.