Flagstaff Earth Day 2011! The annual event is scheduled for Saturday, April 16th from 11:30 am until 4:00 pm on the South Lawn of Flagstaff’s City Hall. The event will feature an electronics waste drop off station (11:30 am – 3:30 pm), a car seat recycling drop off, supervised bike parking, kids activities, exhibitors, music, food and more!
The Flagstaff Earth Day 2011 Service Project is community beautification. Sponsored by the Coconino Rural Environment Corps, volunteers will meet in the Wheeler Park parking lot at 9:00 am on Saturday, April 16th. Volunteers will divide into groups and then disperse into nearby neighborhoods. Focus will be on picking up litter, cleaning sidewalks, drainages and fences resulting in the beautification of neighborhoods.
The City of Flagstaff Sustainability Program has partnered with the Coconino National Forest and NAU School of Forestry to bring the film “Green Fire – Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time” to Flagstaff for its Arizona premier. On Friday, April 15th the free showing will take place at Cline Library on the NAU campus from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm.
The City of Flagstaff is committed to enhancing our community’s quality of life. However, sustainability requires participation from the entire community. Your action makes a difference. Flagstaff Earth Day 2011 will be better than ever with the support of people like you.
All events are free and open to the public. Please visit www.flagstaff.az.gov/earthday for more information. See you at Earth Day 2011.