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#1 of 5 Old 04-17-2013, 07:49 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Any plans? I'm just hoping for no snow so I can get outside and enjoy some fresh air! Do you have any Earth Day traditions? Are there events in your community to attend? 


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We participated in Earth Hour last month, turning off lights, screens and electronics at home.  

 

On Earth Day, there is usually a park clean-up in our community.  We usually help out, so that's probably what we will do this year too.

 

I want to do some gardening this spring and summer. I've neglected the garden at this house because I keep thinking/hoping that we will be moving on but it hasn't happened. I'm tired of living with a weed patch. It's depressing. Earth Day is probably a good day to work on the garden too.  

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Oh, this reminded me of Earth Day, and my town has a fun Earth Day celebration every year.  One year my local LLL had a booth there.

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camping this year actually and clean up too in a few hours. 

 

usually we have taken part in a festival and eaten raw food for all 3 days- but cant afford that anymore.


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We had a lovely picnic in the woods and enjoyed the beautiful day outside soaking up the sun rays :D


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