April is Earth Month and April 22 marks the the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Even though all public events and activities were canceled, here are other activities you can practice celebrating Earth Month at home and help you reduce, reuse, recycle and celebrate the Earth.
Create a more sustainable future by implementing these sustainability tips around your home, office and yard. These small actions can go a long way to becoming greener and protecting the Earth.
Family Story Time
Family story time is coming to you live from the Carlsbad City Library on Earth Day, Wednesday, April 22 at 10 a.m. Tune in for 30 minutes of Earth Day inspired stories, songs and rhymes, presented in English and Spanish.
Earth Necklace Craft
Make these cute and easy Earth Day necklaces from ingredients found in your pantry and a little glue and paint. Download the worksheet.
Arbor Day Crafts
Arbor Day is April 24. Design your own tree and learn about different species with these kid-friendly activities. Download the worksheet.
Nature Where You Are Parked
Nature Where You Are Parked celebrates preservation and education at Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park. Follow along with the pictures and videos starting Wednesday, April 22 at 9 a.m. and share your own nature-inspired pictures for a chance to be featured.
Visit the Environmental Managementpage to learn more about how the City of Carlsbad protects and keeps Carlsbad beautiful.
Shred and Recycle It - Postponed
Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off - Postponed
Earth Day 50th Anniversary Celebration - Canceled
Donate, Don’t Waste Collection - Canceled
Creek to Bay Cleanup* - Postponed
April 25, 9 a.m. – noon, Various locations
Join your friends and neighbors to clean up Carlsbad’s beaches, canyons and parks.
Arbor Day - Postponed
April 25, 8 – 10:30 a.m., Pine Avenue Community Park, 3209 Harding St.
Keep Carlsbad beautiful and help maintain its Tree City USA designation by planting new trees in the community.