Earth Day 2020

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Earth Day
Celebrate Earth Day with us from home!

With the coronavirus pandemic forcing Americans to stay at home, celebrations of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22 have been postponed and cancelled . But that doesn’t mean individuals shouldn’t get out and do their part to take care of the planet.

The Quakertown Borough Parks and Recreation Department have organized several ways to celebrate Earth Day from your home!

Activities Booklet

This activity booklet is filled with your favorites such as a scavenger hunt, word search, coloring page, and more! 

Earth Day

How will you help the Earth?

Saving the Earth sounds difficult, doesn't it? In essence it is. But there are many simple ways you can do your part to help save the earth such as recycling, using a reusable water bottle, and turning your lights off when you leave a room.

Download and print out this pledge sheet to show how you are going to do your part to help save the Earth! Share with us on Facebook!

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Safe Outdoor Activities

  • Take a walk around your neighborhood

  • Complete the Nature Scavenger Hunt in the Activity Booklet

  • Pick up trash

  • Go for a bike ride

  • Start a garden

  • Have a picnic in your backyard

  • Bird Watching

  • Cloud Gazing: See what different shapes the clouds are forming

**Please remember the following while enjoying the outdoors**
Practice Social Distancing - Maintaining at least 6 feet from other
All park facilities are closed, so be sure to use before you leave the house
Bring wipes and/or hand sanitizer
Do not use the parks or trails if you are exhibiting symptoms
Share the trail and warn other users of your presence

Crafts

Virtual Tours