Friday, April 21, 2006
Tomorrow is Earth Day. Plant a tree, pick up litter in your corner of the world, or check out one of these celebrations around town:
** The Earth Day is Every Day Celebration with programs, crafts, a seed sale, storytelling, face painting and more, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain, $3, reservations required; 520-6745.
** Earth Day Expo and Film Festival, or 1-7 p.m. Saturday at Palmer High School, 301 N. Nevada Ave., free; 471-0910, ext. 102.
** There’s also Earth Day and Arbor Day at Rock Ledge Ranch and the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center. An Arbor Day ceremony is at 9 a.m. Saturday, with living-history demonstrations and more 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ranch, at the entrance to Garden of the Gods off 30th Street, and the center at 1805 N. 30th St. Free; 578-6777.