Celebrate Earth Day is a community celebration designed to share information
and encourage participation in activities that help us live our lives in a more environmentally friendly way. The event is held on the Kenosha Campus of Gateway Technical College—352030th Avenue. The Saturday April 22nd event, which lands this year on the actual Earth Day, begins with a Pike Creek clean up at 9:00 a.m. The Celebrate Earth Day expo and event will run from 10:00 a.m.‐2:00 p.m. Numerous non-profit organizations and businesses who sell green products will be in attendance with booths offering demonstrations, participative learning opportunities, and environmental/green product/healthy living information that visitors will find useful.
Respect Our Waters will be demonstrating our new interactive storm water runoff model and talking to people about the many things we can all do in our own yards to help reduce storm water runoff pollution. Free giveaways will include Sparkles bookmarks, stickers, temporary tattoos, activity books, pet waste bag dispensers, resources on green yard care practices and a free rain barrel raffle anyone can enter!