Celebrated every year on April 22, Earth Day is the largest environmental event in the world. More than six million Canadians participate in an Earth Day activity in their communities. For more information about Earth day visit the Earth Day Canada website.
What can you do for Earth Day?
Recycle your Batteries at any branch of the Guelph Public Library. Have other items to recycle? Take a look at the Take it back Directory.
Celebrate Earth Day by making a collage using items you would normally throw out. April 10/14 at 6:00 PM, West End Branch of the Guelph Public Library Age Group: Adult
Go GREEN: Gardening Fair” Have all your gardening questions answered from the GREEN experts. Learn new gardening tricks and tips from the Master Gardeners, Pollination Guelph, Emerald Ash Borer Guelph, Ignatius Farm Community Shared Agriculture, Guelph Urban Forest Friends, Necessary Arts as well as the City of Guelph’s Healthy Landscapes program and Water departments. Great prizes and giveaways, plus interactive children’s activities at this free gardening fair. Saturday, April 12/14, 11:00AM to 2:00PM at the Main Library, 100 Norfolk St.
Teen Earth Day Magazine Art: Trash into treasure! Old magazines are given new life by creating eye-catching art. April 22/14 at 3:30 pm Age Group: Teens, Grades 7 & up
Spring cleaning for your neighbourhood! Spend a few hours in your neighbourhood removing litter on April 26/14, 8:30 – 11:30, Predetermined locations (most community parks) For more information Contact the City of Guelph.