Earth Day & Recycled Outdoor Gear Sale – Postponed

April 18, 2020


Date(s) - April 18, 2020
8:00 am - 1:00 pm


Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center


  • Community Event,  
  • Education,  
  • Kids,  

The Earth Day Celebration & Recycled Outdoor Gear Sale (planned for April 18th) has been postponed. Stay tuned for a possible reschedule date in June.

A fun and educational experience for the whole family! Booths, exhibits and activities offer information about water quality, energy efficiency, land management, and much more. The Annual Earth Day event at PWELC is a collaborative effort of PWELC, Middle Fork Crow River Watershed, North Fork Crow River Watershed, MPCA, Kandiyohi County SWCD, dozens of volunteers and over thirty exhibitors.

The 2020 theme: Climate Action!
Keynote presentation:  10am Dr. Suess’s The Lorax presented by the PWELC Puppet Theatre

Pancake and sausage breakfast from 8 am – 10 am. (free will donation)
Sloppy Joes, and Salads available for purchase starting at 10:00.
Sweet treats for sale by 4H all day.

This year we will have free nitrate testing by the MN Soil & Water District. Please bring a sample of your tap water in a clean, glass jar for testing.

Enjoy food, entertainment, kid activities and information about “greening” your life.   Visit w/ local watershed groups and natural resource professionals.
Other activities: Indoor climbing wall, scavenger hunt, seed bombs, wood duck house building, DNR Laser Shot & more. 

Also happening at this event is the Recycled Outdoor Gear Sale. Donate something to this sale or come add to your collection. All proceeds support programming at PWELC.

No pre-registration necessary.

Date: Saturday, April 18th
Time: 8 am – 1 pm
Cost: Free

Reminder:  “We want your SHOES!”   We will be collecting good used shoes at EARTH DAY for our WorldWear fundraising project.
Please call for more info:  320-354-5894           THANKS!!

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