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The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community's Community Development Department and its Environmental Protection and Natural Resources Division would like to invite you to our 14th Annual Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 21, 2018. A Household Hazardous Waste Collection will occur from 8:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Please see link to the flier above.
The Earth Day Celebration will be held in the courtyard of the Two Waters Tribal Government Complex: 10005 E. Osborn Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85256 from 8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. with registration beginning at 7:00 A.M. Come out and show your love for the environment by volunteering your time and effort at one of our 2-hour long service projects starting promptly at 8:45 A.M. Your participation is not only gratifying, but will earn you a raffle ticket for prizes! Please see the registration page for more information.
As always the Environmental Fair will have fun activities for the whole family, regardless of age. Experience hands-on learning, games, arts & crafts, a variety of animals, and so much more! All participants receive a complimentary lunch from your choice of several great food vendors (Tweety's, Ernie's Catering, Roundhouse Café, Burgers Amore, Queso Good) and free t-shirts while supplies last. SRPMIC Employees and dependents can also receive 25 WellPath points for participation.
Let's join together on this day to celebrate Earth Day and learn what we can do to make our Earth a better place to live! We hope to see you on SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2018.
For more information please feel free to contact the CDD-EPNR hotline at (480) 362-7500 or email us at EPNR@srpmic-nsn.gov. For information about other Earth Day events or how you can become more Earth conscious, go to http://www.earthday.org/earthday/
Thank you to all of the sponsors for their continued support during our Earth Day events! Earth Day 2017 sponsors:
History of Earth Day
Earth Day was founded by Wisconsin Senator, Gaylord Nelson, in 1970 to raise awareness of environmental concerns around the world. It is celebrated nationally and globally each year on April 22nd. Earth Day events help to increase awareness of natural resources utilized and required for a holistic livelihood.