To help celebrate Earth Day, the National Park Service has announced National Park Week – offering free entry to all 407 national parks on the opening weekend of April 18 and 19th. California State Parks also offer you the opportunity to get your hands dirty and help restore the environment by participating in clean-up activities on April 22.
Register to participate here: http://www.calparks.org/help/earth-day/
Here’s a list of the Earth Day activities in and around the San Gabriel Valley:
Claremont – Earth Day 2015 Saturday, April 18, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. along 2nd Street in Claremont. Go to: http://www.sustainableclaremont.org/
Glendale – Earth Day at 134, Saturday, May 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Louise Street Bridge, located between Monterey Place and Monterey Road – over the 134 Freeway. Go to: http://www.glendaleca.gov/government/departments/earth-day
Glendora – 2015 Earth Day Festival, Saturday, April 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Glendora City Hall, Public Library and Plaza. Go to: http://www.cityofglendora.org/departments-services/planning/environmental-services/earth-day
La Canada Flintridge – Descanso Gardens Earth Day Wildflowers and Wildlife 2015, Sunday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Go to: https://www.descansogardens.org/calendar/earth-day-wildflowers-and-wildlife/?date=2015-04-26
Pasadena – City of Pasadena Earth Month. In celebration of green living, Earth Day, and Water Awareness Month, Pasadena Water and Power will encourage sustainable living practices during the months of April and May with support of numerous events and workshops. Go to: http://cityofpasadena.net/waterandpower/earthday/