Earth Day, Arbor Day Event In Wellington

Jump on your bike, get in your fuel-efficient car or put your walking shoes on, and join Wellington in celebrating Earth Day and Arbor Day. This year’s celebration takes place on Sunday, April 19 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Wellington Amphitheater.

The first 250 guests will receive free reusable bags. There will also be face painting and coloring murals for the kids. Local vendors will be showcasing earth-friendly products and handing out free samples of seedlings and wildflower seeds.

This exciting, family-friendly event will feature a concert by the Jamie Mitchell Band and demonstrations by Whole Foods Market, Bee Understanding, proper pruning techniques and a free raffle for a 15-gallon wild tamarind tree.

Residents are also invited to visit booths highlighting the Wellington Garden Club, Whole Foods Market, the Wellington Tree Board, the Wellington Art Society, MaxHealth Chiropractic, the Wellington Preservation Coalition and Forever Greyhounds.

The event is made possible by sponsors Whole Foods Market and the Wellington Preservation Coalition. For more info., visit