Earth Day 2013 will be celebrated from noon to 3 p.m. at the Nugget Mall on Saturday, April 20. The event will be an environmental “teach-in” for children and adults.
There will be nature activities, crafts and face-painting for the young and information on our environmental issues for all.
SAGA will host a volunteer trash pick-up focused on the Jordan Creek area. Sign-ups for this will be at 12:30 p.m.
The All Nations’ Children dancers will perform at 1 p.m.
Tables will be staffed with information and demonstrations by the following organizations: Alaska Department of Fish & Game, Alaska Wildlife Alliance, CCTHITA, Dick Callahan, Discovery Southeast, Friends of Recycling, Juneau Audubon Society, Juneau Raptor Center, Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership, National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, Oceana and Turning the Tides.