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 Garden of the Gods 15th annual Earth Day Celebration  
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 Event Date(s):
Saturday, April 21, 2012 spacer*spacer*spacer*

 City Agency:Environmental Sustainability
 Event Type:Event
 Details:

One of our community's largest Earth Day event, the Garden of the Gods celebration has something for everyone 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a wildlife touch table, arts and crafts for kids, Front Range Climbing Company education display, Adventures Out West Segway demonstrations, Peterson Air Force Base Fire Department Smoke House Education, plus:

  • Park Clean Up (register @ 8:30am) and all volunteers get free lunch!
  • Endangered Species Presentation by Cheyenne Mtn. Zoo 12:15 p.m.
  • Llamas from Touch the Earth 10 a.m. 1 p.m.
  • Air Force Academy Falcons 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Chemical Magic Show 10 a.m. & 11 a.m.,
  • American Indian Dancers 10:30, 11:30 & 12:30 p.m.
  • Live Animals from Nature’s Educators 12—2 p.m.
  • 4th Infantry Division Dixieland Band 1:30-3 p.m.
  • Live Wolf from Wolf & Wildlife Center 1:30, 2, 2:30 p.m.
  • Overflow parking and free secure bicycle valet parking at Rock Ledge Ranch

And at Rock Ledge Ranch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.:

  • Volksmarch by Falcon Wanderers at Rock Ledge Ranch 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Free admission
  • Tree plantings
  • Free single-stream recycling (aluminum, paper, cardboard, plastics #1-7, tin, and glass) drop-off (provided by Waste Management) and household battery recycling drop-off (provided by EL Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Site)
  • Free secure bicycle valet parking (provided by MetroRides)

 

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  • Parking will be limited. Ride your bicycle or park at Rock Ledge Ranch and walk to the Center (Rock Ledge Ranch is free this day and additional Earth Day events will be going there).

     

     Starts:8:00 AM
     Ends:5:00 PM
     Location:
    Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center
    1805 N 30th St
    Colorado Springs, CO 80904
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