As Earth Day approaches (April 22), here are some great ways to celebrate right here in the Baltimore area. Here are some ideas from our local CBS station.
Baltimore Green Week
Baltimore Green Week, April 19-27, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Sponsored by Baltimore Green Works and the Whole Foods Market, the week-long event features everything from educational programs to outdoor activities. Baltimore Green Works in a nonprofit organization that provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and concerns related to the environment.
Earth Day Cleanup
The annual Earth Day Cleanup at the Anacostia River Watershed is scheduled for 9 a.m., to noon, Saturday, April 20, at about 20 locations around Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in Maryland and in the Washington, D.C., area.
Maryland Science Center Earth Day
From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 22 at the Maryland Science Center, children and adults will have a chance to learn about the Earth and how to preserve its natural beauty. There will be a recycling relay race held. Learn about wind turbines and explore the center’s green roof.
To learn more about these events, visit our local CBS station’s website at: http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/top-lists/best-ways-to-celebrate-earth-day-2013-in-baltimore/