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Join People for Palmer Park to celebrate Earth Day with exploring the woods, cleaning the park and more. Event cost: Free Event time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 23, 2023
Families can head to the Alexander Blue House for a hands-on encounter with Dan the Creature Man. Kids will also create their very own take-home plant terrarium. Advance registration required. Event cost: $15/resident, $20/non-resident Event time: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. April 22, 2023
Meet in the parking lot behind McDonalds to get an overview of the pick up areas. Garbage bags, litter pickers and refreshments provided. Event cost: Free Event time: 9 a.m.-noon April 22, 2023
Teens can join local poets, Desirae Simmons and Leslie McGraw at the library as they do a poetry reading revolving around Earth Day. Event cost: Free Event time: 1-3 p.m. April 22, 2023
Ages 8-plus can join 86 Plastic to hear about ways to replace plastic in the household. Registration required. Event cost: Free Event time: 1-1:30 p.m. April 22, 2023
Ages 8 and up can join Lake Erie Metropark for a look at real-life heroes and fictional heroes from the Marvel Universe. Pre-registration required by April 21 at 4 p.m. Event cost: $3/child, $5/adult Event time: 3-4 p.m. April 22, 2023
Join Lake Erie Metropark for a nature hike to celebrate Earth Day. They’ll discover the history of the holiday and how you can help the environment. Pre-registration required by April 21 at 4 p.m. Event cost: $3/child, $5/adult, free/under 2 Event time: 1-2:30 p.m. April 22, 2023
Ages 7 and up can enjoy lots of crafts and projects to celebrate Earth Day at this camp. Bring your own lunch and wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy. Pre-registration is required by 4 p.m. April 19. Event cost: $40/child Event time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 22, 2023
Mission: Green takes place at the Gallery inside of Westland City Hall. Hear presentations and information on their continued effort in Westland to make it an ideal place to live, work and play. Hear about their latest program, "Feet on the Street," which will educate residents on the curb-side recycling program. Event...
This Earth Day event will educate visitors about plants and trees and will be led by the park’s landscaper, Ed Ashcraft. At the end of the tour, visitors are invited to plant a bulb at the park. It will also feature a juried outdoor art exhibition with paintings, photography, prints...
Celebrate the planet by taking part in family-friendly activities and information such as composing, stormwater migration, bioaccumulation, soil contamination, invasive species and more. Event cost: Free Event time: 1-4 p.m. April 23, 2022
This annual celebration will feature hands on activities, live entertainment, displays and more. This family-friendly fest will be a zero-waste event so make sure to bring your reusable water bottle. Event cost: Free Event time: 1-4:30 p.m. April 24, 2022