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Go green for Earth Day

The City of Pearland and Keep Pearland Beautiful host 21st annual celebration

Post Date:04/17/2017 8:42 a.m.

Join the City of Pearland and Keep Pearland Beautiful as they partner to host the 21st Annual Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Southdown Park, 2150 Countryplace Parkway. This event is free and open to all. 

The Earth Day celebration is an outreach program to educate the community about environmental responsibility. The event provides children and adults the opportunity to participate in educational activities teaching them about recycling, conservation and respect for the environment.

“Through events like Earth Day, the City of Pearland and Keep Pearland Beautiful are able to educate the community on the importance of taking care of our Earth and developing and maintaining good conservation habits," said Chris Orlea, City of Pearland Parks & Recreation Director.

The celebration will include educational booths, games, Crocodile Encounter, entertainment and refreshments. Vendors will be on hand with information about services and products that can help families live healthier and sustainably, while saving money and conserving natural resources. Bring your family, friends and neighbors to be a part of the fun and help make a difference in our community and for the environment! 

For more information on this event and others, visit pearlandparks.com or call 281.412.8900.

About Pearland Parks & Recreation – The vision of the Parks & Recreation Department is to be the leader in providing quality services that connect the community through people, parks and programs. The department is dedicated to multiplying the Q4 factor: quality facilities, quality programs and quality service for your quality of life. More than one thousand programs, events and activities are planned and produced by the department every year, in service to the City of Pearland and surrounding communities. Pearland Parks & Recreation is a CAPRA accredited agency. pearlandparks.com

About Keep Pearland Beautiful – The vision of Keep Pearland Beautiful is that Pearland will be the cleanest and most beautiful city in Texas. The organization is committed to providing environmental education to Pearland area residents through programs on litter prevention, recycling and solid waste management, and beautification/community greening. Keep Pearland Beautiful is proudly affiliated with Keep Texas Beautiful and Keep America Beautiful. More information can be found at www.mykpb.org.

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