April 22nd is the 44th annual Earth Day. Don’t know what to do to honor Mother Earth, check out these fun for the whole family activities.
Earth Day Drop-In Craft
April 19th, 12n-4pm .Looking for an artsy Earth Day activity? Go ahead and drop-In to the Buckhead Branch Library with your littles to make a free Earth Day Craft. Earth lovers ages 4-12 are welcome! www.afpls.org
Sweep the Hooch
Chattahoochee Riverkeeper will conduct its 6th annual Sweep the Hooch on April 19, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cleanup will include 38 sites with more than 500 volunteers expected. To register, visit sweepthehogoch.org
Earth Day at the Atlanta Botanical Garden
Embrace the beauty of nature at the Atlanta Botanical Garden! Enjoy creating crafts and learning about conservation. Wednesday, April 22 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. www.atlantabg.org
Georgia Tech’s Earth Day Celebration
The annual event is set for April 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tech Walk. The event is free, open to the public and features more than 70 exhibitors. There will also be eco-friendly giveaways, recycling opportunities, a clothing swap, an office supply exchange, live music, and more. For more information visit earthday.gatech.edu.
Decatur Earth Day Festival
The Wylde Center, in partnership with the Oakhurst Neighborhood Association, will be holding its annual Earth Day Festival on Sunday, April 24, 2016, 12-4 p.m. at both Harmony Park and the Oakhurst Garden at the corner of Oakview and South McDonough, Decatur. This bee-themed celebration of Earth Day is a fun and festive way for more than 400 members of the community to join the bee ranks in protecting our natural world on the 46th Anniversary of Earth Day. There will also be a costume parade, bike ride, yoga, arts and crafts for kids, live music, bee-oriented demonstrations and food from local restaurants. For details visit wyldecenter.org.
I will be building a playground and planting a garden at my kids school. How will you spend Earth Day?