Happy Earth Day, everyone!
Did you know that the first Earth Day occurred in 1970? To learn more about the history of Earth Day, read this brief history from the Earth Day Network.
In honor of this special day, please do one good thing for the earth, and encourage others to do something for the planet as well. Do you want to tell us what good deed you did for the earth today? Drop us a line! And remember, no task is too small, as small tasks add up and make a big difference!
Friendship Park Conservatory will be hosting an Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 21 from 1p.m.-3p.m. Tours will be given in the greenhouse and experts will be on hand to provide tips on gardening and lawn care. Games and activities will be available for kids. Admission and activities are free and all ages are welcome to attend. www.mppd.org