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Abingdon Earth Day Celebration
Fields-Penn House Lawn
Come Celebrate Earth Day in Abingdon!
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION, PAPER SHREDDING & E-WASTE RECYCLING
Admission is FREE. This year there will be groups (non-profits, private groups, local businesses, educators and state & federal agencies) providing a great deal of fun and information to share. T
Activities include a rain barrel workshop, a free Kids Zone area with free games & prizes, a “trash to treasure” crafts tent, educational displays, face painting, and a local foods food court. MECC’s mobile solar powered energy system, SPARC-E, will be on-site for walk-through tours. Kids who bring the Earth Day flyer to the Sustain Abingdon table will receive a free “green” item! There will be a food drive to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank. Bring in two (2) cans of food and receive a free gift (one per family, supplies are limited).
Just down the street in front of the Arts Depot, we will have free document shredding and a drop-off area for electronic waste (e-waste). Free service provided by the Town of Abingdon.