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Earth Day 2021

 

About Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. This year, we're celebrating Earth Day all April with informative programs and events plus a seed kit give away. 

 

Earth Day Collection Resources

 


Myriad Seed Kit Giveaway

Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and the Beanstalk, Peter Rabbit, and Cinderella) that you can bring to life in your own garden.

Each kit contains 3 seed types, peat pellets in which to plant the seeds, plant labels for easy identification, and an educational bookmark that includes a link to online resources for how to put the kit together and care for the plants.

 

Learn More About the Seed Kit Program

 

 

On-Demand Videos and Tutorials

 

 

 

Download Instruction Sheet

 

 

Download Instruction Sheet

 

 

 

Earth Day Events & Seed Kit Giveaway

Garbage Science

4/5 @ 9:00am
to
4/18 @ 12:00am
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
This science is garbage! Literally. In honor of Earth Day, enjoy taking household trash and do some fun experiments such as shrinking a bag of chips instantly, crushing a can using air, and, of course, trying your hand at composting. ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Harrah)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration.

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