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Earth Day Celebration

Dates: Now - April 20, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Category: Outdoors
Location: Prairieview Education Center, 2112 Behan Rd. | Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 8154795779
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Earth Day Celebration

Come Celebrate Mother Earth, Saturday, April 20 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Prairieview Education Center, 2112 Behan Road, in Crystal Lake with McHenry County Conservation District and the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County.

Explore environmental booths for how you can 'go green' as well as enjoy a myriad of planned activities including kids' crafts and games, puppet shows at 12:15 p.m. & 1:45 p.m., guided nature hikes at 11:30 a.m. & 2:45 p.m., and a household recycling drop-off. Lend a hand with the Stewardship Project and help restore a habitat! Food trucks Perk N' Pickle and AJz Kettlecorn will be on site, or bring your own "no waste" picnic lunch. This year's musical guest is award-winning children's music duo Wendy and DB, who will have you and your children singing, dancing and jumping along with their original songs and upbeat lyrics at 12:30?p.m. & 2:00?p.m.

Learn how you can take measures closer to home to help protect, restore, and make an impact. Activities are both inside and outdoors; the event goes on rain or shine!

HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING DROP OFF: A variety of items accepted for recycling including: athletic shoes, batteries, fluorescent tubes and polystyrene foam. Check out for a complete list of accepted items and any associated drop-off fees.

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