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Earth Day Celebration

When:
April 22, 2017 – April 23, 2017 all-day
2017-04-22T00:00:00-07:00
2017-04-24T00:00:00-07:00
Earth Day Celebration

We are inviting Southern California families to take the Eco Challenge with us between March 25 and April 23, 2017 with exciting weekend programming, a sustainable art competition, and a huge Earth Day celebration with LA Sanitation at Exposition Park.

Weekend activities include:

  • Eco Friendly Game Show
  • Paper Beads activity
  • Eco Maker Space
  • Learn about our planet in the Planetary Research Station

Plus, join us for these special activities and presentations:

reDiscover Center
Visit the reDiscover Center from 11AM to 3PM to learn about resource conservation, creativity, and community engagement through material reuse and tinkering activities!

Crayon Collection
Drop off your partially used crayons to help support art education in underfunded schools! Used, but still good crayons can be turned from trash into an environmentally conscious art project for students in our local community. Bring by your used crayons for drop off during the event.

April 23, 2017  

reDiscover Center
Visit the reDiscover Center from 11AM to 3PM to learn about resource conservation, creativity, and community engagement through material reuse and tinkering activities!

Todd Banks Presentation – 1:30PM
Enjoy a special presentation by Todd Bank- a visionary artist/inventor exploring the idea that non-recyclable waste materials can be converted into art and help mitigate the root causes of certain forms of pollution. Learn about Bank’s inspiration and how he is making an eco-friendly impact with his art during his presentation. Learn more about Todd Bank and his art at https://www.waste-art.org.

Crayon Collection
Drop off your partially used crayons to help support art education in underfunded schools! Used, but still good crayons can be turned from trash into an environmentally conscious art project for students in our local community. Bring by your used crayons for drop off during the event.