Posts Tagged ‘earth day 40th anniversary’

Earth Day Climate Rally a Success

Earth Day Climate Rally a Success

On Sunday, April 25, a massive climate rally in Washington, D.C. took place on the Mall to mark Earth Day’s 40th anniversary.  Thousands of people crowded in to listen to inspirational speakers and hear impressive music artists.  The overall goal is to raise awareness of issues related to global climate change and inspire Congress to [...]

Teach Your Kids About Earth Day

Earth Day 2010 was Thursday, April 22.  But the activities continue this weekend with the Climate Rally on the Mall in D.C. (I’ll be at the record-breaking event, blogging and Twittering from the VIP area!!)
Even when April has come and gone, its always the season to teach your kids about Earth Day.  You can lead [...]

Why Celebrate Earth Day?

Why Celebrate Earth Day?

Happy Earth Day!  Its the 40th anniversary of the annual event which, since 1970, has helped raise awareness of environmental and climate-related issues.
But what if you aren’t particularly “green”?  Even if you don’t regularly recycle or buy organic, Earth Day is a reminder for us to take care of what we own.  Just as you [...]

Earth Day Climate Rally: Help Make a Difference April 25

Your mother is calling… she needs your help.  Mother Earth, that is!
This Sunday, on April 25, the largest Earth Day Climate Rally in history will take place on the Mall in Washington D.C.  I’m going to be there this year (thanks to the AARP’s Create the Good, Expedia, Starwood Hotels and the Earth Day Network) [...]

Winning a Trip to D.C. for Earth Day

Winning a Trip to D.C. for Earth Day

This has been an amazing week.  Yesterday, I found out that I won a sweepstakes prize consisting of a trip to Washington, D.C. for Earth Day celebrations the weekend of April 24-26!
I could not be more excited to travel from the West Coast to the Nation’s capitol for the 40th anniversary of Earth Day!  Among [...]