April, 2015 – Celebrate Earth Day in Wellington

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Celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day with a Free Concert and Giveaways!

 

Jump on your bike, get in your low emission fuel efficient car, or put your walking shoes on, and join Wellington in celebrating Earth Day and Arbor Day. This year’s celebration takes place on Sunday, April 19th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Wellington Amphitheater, located at 12100 Forest Hill Boulevard. The first 250 guests will receive free reusable bags. There will also be face painting and coloring murals for the kids. Local vendors will be showcasing earth friendly products, and handing out free samples of seedlings and wildflower seeds.  Smokey the Bear may also make an appearance!

 

This exciting family-friendly event will feature a concert by the Jamie Mitchell band and demonstrations by Whole Foods Market, Bee Understanding, proper pruning techniques, and a free raffle for a 15-gallon Wild Tamarind tree.

 

Residents are also invited to visit booths highlighting the Wellington Garden Club, Whole Foods Market, the Wellington Tree Board, the Wellington Art Society, MaxHealth Chiropractic, the Wellington Preservation Coalition, and Forever Greyhounds. This event is made possible by our sponsors, Whole Foods Market and the Wellington Preservation Coalition.

 

For information about other Wellington programs, events, activities, and updates, please visit www.wellingtonfl.gov or watch Channel 18 for the latest happenings.