Earth Day 2006: April 22
Morris Arboretum: Kids “Earth Day” Planter; Cheryl Wilks, floral designer and owner of Flowers on Location. Let’s keep our planet green. This special Earth Day program is for kids 5 to 12 years old. They’ll learn about the care and handling of houseplants as they plant and decorate a keepsake container and fill it with an assortment of plants to take home. 10:30 a.m.–noon; Members: $27, Non-members: $30. Register: (215) 247-5777, ext. 125.
Civic House: Let’s Pick It Up Pennsylvania Day. Everyone wants to live, work and play in a clean and green community and it’s up to everyone to make it possible and improve the overall quality of life for us all. Join Pennsylvanians across the state and Americans across the nation in cleaning up litter and trash along our roadsides, streams, parks, forests and neighborhoods. Anyone can help! Community and civic associations, schools and youth groups, business employees, hunting and fishing clubs, conservation organizations, sport teams and others can organize their members and participate in the Great PA Clean Up. To learn more about how to get involved, visit www.greatpacleanup.org.
Sansom Place College House: Join in the celebration of Earth Day and tour one of the largest municipal parks in the world, Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park!
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Meeet in Sansom Place East Lobby. See http://gpsp.business-services.upenn.edu; or for information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Almanac, Vol. 52, No. 29, April 11, 2006
April 11, 2006
Volume 52 Number 29