2018 Earth Day Event
Mark your calendar!
Presented by Grand Traverse County, in cooperation with Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation
When: Sunday, April 22, 2018 from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm - RAIN or SHINE - Come celebrate with us!
Where: Twin Lakes Park, Traverse City (Twin Lakes Park is located at 6800 N. Long Lake Road.)
What: This is a free, fun, family event to raise environmental awareness. Learn from our Earth Day Partners about recycling, composting, water protection, invasive species, energy conservation and more!
The fun starts at 11:00 a.m. and includes a scavenger hunt with prize drawings, fire brush truck, make-and-take eco crafts and the following special presentations:
Live raptor program from Wings of Wonder
Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl - Meet & Greet, Photo Op
Meet the Fleet: Photo Op with an American Waste Recycling Truck
Live music from Jack Pine TC
The Basics of Backyard Composting Demonstration
Guided nature walks with Grand Traverse County Parks & Recreation
Campfire Safety Demonstration - MDNR and US Forest Service
Check back for more event information!
Interested in joining us as an EARTH DAY PARTNER?
Learn more - download our invitation form.
2018 Earth Day Partners
- Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation
- BARC - Bay Area Recycling for Charities
- Wings of Wonder
- Michigan Green Consortium
- Traverse City Light & Power
- U.S. Forest Service; Smokey Bear; Woodsy Owl
- Michigan Department of Natural Resources
- American Waste
- Northwest Michigan Invasive Species Network
- MAEAP - Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program
- Community Foundation - YAC
- Tru North Landscaping
- Roy's General Store
- Grass River Natural Area
- Pine Hill Village Gardens
- Rockwich Food Truck
- MSU Extension Master Gardner Volunteer Program
- Grand Traverse Beekeeping Club
- Stand Up for Great Lakes
- Master Gardener Association of Northwest Michigan
- Traverse Bay United Methodist Church
- Jack Pine TC (Band)
- Citizens' Climate Lobby
- Plant It Wild
- eRecycle TC