Tag: Earth Day

10 Facts about Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day, a celebration of our amazing planet and chance to learn how we can best care for it. Here are some facts about the history of Earth Day and events marking the occasion this year. * The first celebration of Earth Day took place on April 22, 1970,  making 2014’s observance... Read more »

Earth Day activities and ideas for tweens

Earth Day activities and ideas for tweens
Happy Earth Day!  First celebrated in San Francisco, California on April 22, 1970, today marks the 43rd observance of the event which has grown into the largest, most celebrated environmental event worldwide. More than 100 countries mark the occasion, stop to marvel at the natural world and think about how best to care for our... Read more »