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Register in advance and help clean up the park for spring. Face masks and social distancing will be enforced. Groups organized by hour. Event Cost: Free, registration required Event Times: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Families are invited to join Bailey Park NDC and Eastside Community Network for an afternoon of environmentally friendly fun. There will be games, activities and information about how to be a citizen of the planet. Masks and social distancing are required. Event Cost: Free, registration required Event Times:
Join various Detroit nature coalitions to help clean up the Detroit River. Site locations include Belle Isle, the Detroit Outdoor Adventure Center, Ecorse Creek, Detroit Riverfront Conservancy Dequindre Cut, Rotary Park in Trenton, and Fort Street Bridge Park in Detroit. Registration is required at each location as are face...
Celebrate springtime and the beauty of the earth with stories, rhymes, songs, and crafts. We will talk about ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle to keep our planet clean! Event Cost: Free, registration required to schedule craft pickup Event Times: 7 p.m.
Kids ages 10 and older can enjoy Earth Day by taking items that would normally be thrown away and turning them into something useful. For this upcycling craft, packaging tubes of different sizes will be used to create a colorful wall hanging organizer. Crafters can make it their own...
Danielle Carlomusto, founder of Motown is Gro-town, will lead families in songs and stories while sharing the joys of gardening. This program will take place on the lawn at the back of the Civic Center Library’s parking lot. Bring a blanket and/or chairs, maintain social distancing and wear a...
Join Taylor Conservatory and Botanical Gardens for children's activities, garden tours and educational opportunities at this Earth Day event. Event Cost: Free Event Times: 9 a.m.-noon April 22, 2022
Reconnect with nature and celebrate Earth Day at this family event. Participants will learn about recycling, plants and pollution with a series of activities and games. Dress for the weather. Ages 5-plus. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Event cost: $8/members, $10/non-members Event time: 1:30-2:45 p.m. April 23, 2022
Meet at the Activity Center at Lake St. Clair Metropark to pick up your tools, safety equipment and area assignments. Help clean it in celebration of Earth Day. Snacks and waters will be provided. Pre-registration required by 4 p.m. April 22. Event cost: Free Event time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 23,...
In honor of Earth Day and in celebration of the Detroit River, the Belle Isle Conservancy has elevated the annual Spring Cleanup into a week-long event and will be working as part of the Detroit River Coalition in a joint mission to protect, preserve and celebrate the Detroit River....
Explore the Outdoor Natural Play Area and celebrate Mother Earth with a recycled craft, live animal interactions and guided hikes. Can register with or without the hike. Pre-registration required. Event Cost: Free Event Times: 4-6 p.m. April 19, 2022