Earth Day 2017

Did you know that Earth Day has been celebrated every year since 1970?  There are many different ways you can help celebrate this annual event coming up on April 22, 2017.

Local Events

Atherton Events

Earth Day Celebration, opens a new window at the Atherton Town Center on April 22, 2017 from 10AM to 1PM. The Town’s Environmental Programs Committee, Recology and the Atherton Library are teaming up to bring you: free garden mulch, e-waste safe recycling, secure shredding, ecofriendly
3-D printing, the San Mateo County Bookmobile, earth friendly planting, family friendly experiments, our ever popular Student Challenge, and much more.

Pacifica Events

Earth Day of Action, opens a new window - Volunteer from 9AM to 11AM for cleanups, habitat restoration, and gardening.

EcoFest at Linda Mar Beach, opens a new window, South Lot, from 11AM to 2:30PM for EcoBooths, activities, entertainment, music and food.

Earth Day in the Sanchez Library Garden - Help out in the Pacifica-Sanchez Library garden by planting Tropical Milkweed to help raise Monarch butterflies, sheet mulching, planting vegetable seedlings, sifting compost and much more!

San Carlos Events

Earth Day Cleanup, opens a new window at Harrington Park (759 Laurel Street) on April 22, 2017 from 9AM to 12PM.

Some Earth Day Reads

The Beginner's Guide to Starting A Garden

Building With Secondhand Stuff

DIY Garden Projects

Solar Rooftop DIY

Better Homes and Gardens

Container Gardening

For Children

Every Day Is Earth Day

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Celebrating Earth Day

Take Action at Home

Have your own ideas on how to make an impact on Earth Day? Share below.