Celebrate Earth Day In Wellington April 21

Jump on your bike, get in your low-fuel emitting car or put your walking shoes on and join Wellington in celebrating Earth Day and Arbor Day on Sunday, April 21 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Wellington Amphitheater (12100 W. Forest Hill Blvd.).

The first 250 guests will receive free samples of smoothies and reusable bags. In addition, local vendors will be conducting presentations on earth-friendly products, and free samples of seedlings and wildflower seeds will be distributed.

This family-friendly event will feature demonstrations by Whole Foods Market, Bee Understanding, a performance by the Binks Forest Elementary School chorus at 5 p.m., information about greening your home, and a special appearance by the Muck Monster of the Lake Worth Lagoon.

Residents are also invited to visit booths highlighting the Wellington Garden Club, Whole Foods Market, Bruce’s Ghost Peppers, the Solid Waste Authority, Pine Jog Environmental Center, Energy Plus Windows & Doors, the McCormick-Green Center for Holistic Therapies, Indian Trails Native Nursery, the Wellington Tree Board and the Wellington Preservation Coalition. This event is made possible by sponsors Whole Foods Market and Jet Hauling Inc.

For more information, call Community Programs Manager Michelle Garvey at (561) 791-4082.