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SUNDAY, APRIL 22: Wild Earth 2012


11am-4pm, Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center, 20 Lakeview Dr, Unit 107, Nederland


THURSDAY, APRIL 26: ReDirect Guide’s Earth Day Bash 6:30PM to 9PM, Green Spaces Colorado, 1368 26th St Denver.

Take Part Now

Support one or more of these local Earth Day events 2012. APRIL IS PLANET EARTH MONTH AT CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF DENVER APRIL 9-11: Global New Energy Summit The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs The 4th Annual Global New Energy Summit, held at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, is designed as an annual retreat of energy thought leaders. Over 500 attendees and participants represent the key disciplines of science, industry, policy and finance. Conversations and panelists will address opportunities and hurdles across the complete energy spectrum. Keynote speakers include Earth Day Initial Organizer Denis Hayes, Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, and Carbon War Room CEO Jigar Shah. View the agenda and register at

EARTH WEEK IN EVERGREEN: all events start at 7pm and are at Bergen Fire House, 1802 Bergen Parkway, Evergreen unless otherwise noted. Monday, April 16: Evergreen Community Gardens Town Hall Meeting Buchanan Recreation Center, 32003 Ellingwood Trail, Evergreen Tuesday, April 17: ‘Bring Your Own Bag’ with the screening of ‘Bag It!’ Wednesday, April 18: Evergreen Audubon President Dr. Brad A. Andres Thursday, April 19: Feature Speaker Night Friday, April 20: EarthKids - A Children’s Night Saturday, April 21: 23rd Annual Mountain Area Earth Day Fair in Evergreen, 10am-4pm Evergreen Lake House, Upper Bear Creek Rd. Free Admission.

APRIL 14 -15: Creation Care Conference: Climate Change & Faith with Golden Solar. Hosted by Colorado Interfaith Power and Light. Speakers, workshops, exhibits.

FRIDAY, APRIL 27: National Arbor Day APRIL 15-21: National Environmental Education Week

Arbor Day is a nationally celebrated observance that encourages tree planting and care.


SUNDAY, APRIL 15: Lyons Earth Day 10am-2pm, Sandstone Park.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18: Earth Day Denver 10am-2pm, Denver City and County Building Plaza, 1437 Bannock St.

APRIL 18-22: Colorado State University Celebrates Earth Day with Week of Events

SATURDAY, APRIL 21: Earth Day Fort Collins 11am-6pm, Civic Center Park, 201 LaPorte Avenue in Old Town earth-day-2012/

SATURDAY, APRIL 21: Garden of the Gods Earth Day 2012

April 14: University Park Methodist Church Electronics Recycling Event, 9am – 2pm 2180 South University Boulevard, Denver April 18: Denver International Airport Electronics Recycling Event, 7am-2pm 56th and Buckley/Pena Blvd April 21: City of Denver Metro Residents Electronics Recycling Event, 9am-3pm Auraria Campus NOTE: Residents of the City of Denver Only April 21: City of Lakewood Electronics Recycling Event, 9am-3pm 480 South Allison Parkway April 21: Stapleton United Neighborhoods Electronics Recycling Event, 9am-1pm Sam’s Club Parking Lot - Quebec Square, 7805 East 35th Avenue, Denver April 21: Whole Foods Market – Tamarac Electronics Recycling Event 12pm-4pm 7400 East Hampden Avenue, Denver

OTHER RESOURCES Excellent green office product ideas, client gifts, promotional products and more with Geiger. Talk to Peggy Roos, 303-646-2656, or see flyer at

Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, Colorado Springs.

SATURDAY, APRIL 21: Earth Day Expo at Lakewood Heritage Center 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 801 S. Yarrow St., Lakewood.

SATURDAY, APRIL 22: EARTH DAY was created in 1970 to spark a revolution against environmental abuse.

SATURDAY, APRIL 22: FREE DAY at Denver Botanic Gardens 1007 York Street, Denver.


Rocky Mountain National Park will be offering free admission April 21-29 for National Park Week World Environment Day, commemorated each year on June 5th, is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action. Denver Botanic Gardens is participating in the Project BudBurst Cherry Blossom Blitz thru April 30.

at Denver Museum of Nature and Science 2001 Colorado Boulevard, Denver.

Mobilize the Earth!

SUNDAY, APRIL 22: 10th Annual Earth Day 5K Run/Walk

Mercury and Air Toxics Standards in Colorado

CU Boulder Research Park in Boulder.

June 8-12: Aspen EcoFest. Downtown Aspen.

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