Be part of something bigger for Earth Day 2018 by volunteering your time to help clean-up water ways and educate others on the importance of recycling. You can also recognize the holiday by participating in a tree-planting event and supporting local businesses who are environmentally conscientious. Here are a few of our favorite events going on for Earth Day in Alexandria and DC:
The 2018 Cleanup at Four Mile Run Park
Earth Optimism Day 2018 at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Alexandria Earth Day 2018
Several opportunities for local Scouts and kids to earn the Alexandria Earth Day badge are available and include:· Participating in the 2018 Trashin’ Fashion Show at Alexandria Earth Day to showcase an outfit made from recyclable material.