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Quad-Cities Celebrates Earth Week By Planting 1000 Trees

April 20th, 2020

Earth Week is here! With the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day being Wed., April 22nd, the Faith Leaders Caucus of Quad Cities Interfaith, along with Living Lands and Waters, the Environmental Forum of PACG and others challenge you to help us plant 1000 trees in the QCA now! Red Oak, Burr Oak, White Swamp Oak and Persimmon tree saplings are available on a first come, first served basis. (See attachments above for information about each variety). The public is reminded to wear masks and use safe physical distancing when picking up their saplings. Even if you can only take one tree – please come and... Read More

Earth Day for Kids with Stable Vibes Yoga

April 20th, 2020

Looking for a fun way to incorporate an Earth Day celebration this Wednesday while remote learning? Join Stable Vibes Yoga online for Kids’ Earth Day Music/Yoga this Wednesday Apr 22 at 2 p.m. This interactive event with live music and yoga will provide a fun way to celebrate our planet! The cost for this experience is only $10/household and will give your kiddos 45 minutes to play, laugh, and learn with Country Music Artist/Yoga Teacher, Angela Meyer! Angela will be playing some music with her guitar and leading the kiddos through a fun yoga flow perfect for Earth Day! Register here and watch... Read More

10 Fun Things To Do Week of April 19th: Yoga, Music, Earth Day and MORE!

April 19th, 2020

QuadCities.com once again proudly presents FUN10, a list of the top 10 things to do in the Quad Cities this week, and every week! Every Sunday, we’ll drop a new FUN10, to give you a head start on your week and a heads up on what’s going on over the coming seven days. Check out FUN10 every Sunday for the details on ten awesome events happening around town. It’s a cool read, and a great way to get started planning your entertainment for the week. Due to the cancellation of so many regularly scheduled events in the Quad Cities – with more coming in every hour – we are once again focusing... Read More

WIU – Quad Cities Presents Earth Hour Every Wednesday Night

February 2nd, 2020

Western Illinois University’s Quad Cities campus will host a series of presentations, films and panels from 5-6 p.m. each Wednesday night during the Spring 2020 semester. This series will focus on informative topics in relation to Earth Day. The public is invited to attend. Here are the upcoming presentations:   February 5 – Climate and Weather – Eric Sorensen, WQAD Meteorologist (RH 111)   February 19 – To Save Nature is to Save Ourselves: Surviving Mass Extinction – Joel Vanderbush, Curator of Conservation & Education, Niabi Zoo.   February 26 – American... Read More

It’s A Fantastic Fejervary Earth Day

April 20th, 2018

Join Davenport Parks & Recreation Staff in a celebration of Earth Day at Fejervary Learning Center, this weekend! Sunday Apr 22 Davenport Parks & Recreation Staff will holding an Earth Day Extravaganza at Fejervary Learning Center (1800 W 12th Street Davenport) from 12-4 p.m. There is no admission cost to come celebrate, but registration is requested. You can register by calling River’s Edge at (563) 322-5220 or online at https://recpro.ci.davenport.ia.us/ViewCourseActivityDetails.aspx?id=C109264. Start your day off with a guided spring cleanup and planting around the Learning Center!... Read More

Rock Your Earth Day At Niabi

April 20th, 2018

Learn what actions your family can take to help our planet thrive for generations to come by attending Niabi Zoo’s Earth Day celebration this weekend! This two-day Earth Day event is happening at the Niabi Zoo (13010 Niabi Zoo Road Coal Valley) this Saturday Apr 21 and Sunday Apr 22 at 10 a.m. Niabi’s educators along with other conservation organizations from the community will have hands-on activities and educational sessions to raise awareness about conservation and provide a path to action. Global preservation efforts start in your own backyard! Take part in the world’s largest... Read More

Spend Earth Day At Niabi!

April 21st, 2017

Looking for a fun and educational way to celebrate Earth Day, this year? Then this is the perfect event for you! Come celebration Earth Day on April 22 at Niabi Zoo’s Earth Day celebration! From 10am-2pm, they will have stations with hands-on activities and crafts for earth lovers of all ages to enjoy. You can come get reacquainted with the zoo as they highlight some of their favorite animals and their conservation stories. Earth Day activities are included in the regular admission price for the zoo. Prices can be found at: http://www.niabizoo.com/Plan-Your-Visit/Hours,-Prices,-Directions.aspx. For... Read More