Does EARTH DAY matter? Only if you want it to! Earth day is April 22nd and this year it is 40 years old- it is the most globally celebrated environmental event - join in all the fun things going on ( most FREE) and make some goals yourself- start recycling and reusing! Teach your kids to do the same- Read the LORAX to them! Plant a tree, start some seeds, Take a Nature WALK.... Instill in them a LOVE and deep RESPECT four our Wonderous EARTH- If you don't who will?
Earth Day Celebration at Ogden Nature Center
Here are more Fun things going on in Ogden and SLC...
FREE day at Red Butte Gardens ( sat)
FREE day at the Museum of Fine Arts ( sat)
LOcal Borders are hosting a FANCY NANCY day- FREE ( sat)
( Not really earth day stuff but FUN nonetheless!)
• Bend in the River Earth Day Planting at 1030 West Fremont Avenue in Salt Lake City. This event is free and fun for the whole family from 8:30 a.m. – noon this Saturday, April 18th. Bring your own gloves, shovels and bottled water and enjoy a light breakfast followed by a weed removal and planting. Following that, a lunch will be served before a naturalist-led tour of the Jordan River. The Girl Scouts will be on hand to help host children’s activities. http://www.bend-in-the-river.org/
• The Gallivan Center in downtown Salt Lake City is having EarthFest featuring green vendors and live music on April 22nd. The event is free for all ages and open to the public. http://thegallivancenter.com.
GO Green and HAve fun!!!