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March 1, 2017 11:00 AM

Mini-Poster and Activity Sheet for St. Patrick's Day

Printable Handwashing Tips

St Patrick's Day Handwashing Poster
Click the image above to download the mini-poster and activity sheet.

The American Cleaning Institute has an engaging handwashing education activity sheet for children that's perfect for St. Patrick’s Day. Even though flu season is nearly over, CDC reminds us that handwashing is always a critical step in avoiding getting sick and spreading germs to others.

When Should You Wash Your Hands?

  • After using the restroom
  • When preparing food
  • Before meals and snacks
  • After touching animals or handling animal waste
  • When you or someone around you is ill
  • Anytime your hands are dirty

Printable Mini-Poser and Activity Sheet

Whether you are a parent, teacher, childcare professional, health educator, family and consumer science professional or school nurse, we can all do our part to help others remember the importance of clean hands.

The printable mini-poster and activity sheet is perfect for schools, childcare and healthcare settings too. Download and make as many copies as you need. Scan or snap a photo of the finished artwork and email the images to and we will post it on the American Cleaning Institute website Art Gallery.

Additional handwashing education resources available from the American Cleaning Institute at