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Hudson Valley organizations host virtual events for Earth Day's 50 anniversary

Earth Day 2020

In honor of Earth Day's 50 anniversary, a broad group of environmental, environmental health, and environmental justice groups are hosting a virtual advocacy day at the NYS Capitol on April 22, and we want YOU there with us! Riverkeeper: www.riverkeeper.org/news-events/events/earth-day-50-virtual-nys-celebration/

Connect with Earth Day events with Vassar College's virtual scavenger hunt, Earth Day Live's livestream, environmental organizations' video gatherings and activities, and Congressional District 17 Environmental Candidate ForumScenic Hudson: www.scenichudson.org/explore-the-valley/events/

Earth Day STREAM-A-THON with CCE educators and staff taking to social media to provide a day chock-full of short presentations pertaining to plastic recycling and reduction, energy efficiency, composting, and even a guided stream-side woods walk! Cornell Cooperative Extension Ulster County: ulster.ccext.net/civicrm/mailing/view?reset=1&id=278

Get up close with rescued farmed animals in a live broadcast. Catskill Animal Sanctuary, https://calendar.hudsonvalleyone.com/event/celebrate-earth-day-with-catskill-animal-sanctuary/

Celebrate Earth Day by making your own Nature Mandala. Head outside, allow the earth to be your canvas, and supply you with materials with which to build. The process of making a Nature Mandala will honor the earth's bounty and beauty. See High Meadow School art teacher Kimberly Carmody' Nature Mandala and share your pictures of yours with Kimberly at kimberlyc@highmeadowschool.org