April 22, 2008 ... It's a Tuesday! Help clean up this beautiful park:
Indian Mounds Regional Park
Cachin' and Trashin' from Noon to Four ~ Eats and Treats from Four to Six
Bonfire after the cleanup !
Frequently Asked Questions
Information about Earth Day and Earth Day Network
When is Earth Day celebrated?
Earth Day is April 22. Because events and festivals usually take place on a weekend, Earth Day is often observed on the weekends before or after April 22. Many communities also celebrate Earth Week or Earth Month with a series of environmental activities in April.
Why Earth Day?
Because it works! Earth Day broadens the base of support for environmental programs, rekindles public commitment, and involves a wide range of the participants.
What can I do for Earth Day?
Since April 22, 1970, Earth Day has been an annual event for people around the world to celebrate the earth and our responsibility toward it. Volunteer. The possibilities are endless! Do something nice for the earth, have fun, meet new people, and make a difference.
And you needn't wait for April 22 to help out the Earth. Earth Day is every day -- to build a better future for the environment we all need to be working toward solutions on a year-round basis.
What is Earth Day Network?
Earth Day Network is an international organization that coordinates Earth Day events and activities worldwide. More than 12,000 groups in 174 countries form the network, working for environmental protection in their communities, regions, and around the world. It is a global network of environmental advocates, Earth Day event organizers, businesses, city and local governments, parents, teachers, and students.
Who is responsible for Earth Day?
Earth Day was founded by Gaylord Nelson and organized by Denis Hayes in 1970.
How do I get in touch with Earth Day Network?
Visit the Contact page.
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The event cache page coordinates are for the picnic shelter. Parking is available nearby.
The event will begin at 12:00 PM and we will be based out of the large picnic shelter.
Tentative Schedule of Events:
There are several permanent caches located in the park.
- 12:00 PM - Meet and greet at the pavilion near the parking area.
- 1:00 PM - Explore the park finding caches and collecting trash along the way.
- If you arrive after 1:00 PM, you are still welcome!
The organizers may be out in the park, so grab a bag and gloves, and hit the trail.
- 4:00 PM - Pot Luck Munchies
- 5:00 PM - More 'caching or socializing at the firepit.
- 5:30 PM - Wrap it up! The Event ends at 6:00 PM
Firewood donations are appreciated.
Social activities available: