Celebrate Earth Day with lots of activities 

A Complete Listing of Events Scheduled For Earth Day

EARTH DAY AT THE ODYSSEY 8 THEATRE:  10:00 – 11:30 A.M. (Free Admission):  One Theatre:  CHASING ICE, Second Theatre:  KIDS CAN SAVE THE PLANET

EARTH DAY PRAYER AT FIRST CONGREGATIONAL UCC CHURCH LABYRINTH GARDEN:  (121 1STAVE. SE), 12:00 – 12:40 P.M.

EARTH DAY AT THE ZOO:  1:00 – 4:00 P.M.

1.  ANNIE MULLIN, COTEAU COMMUNITY MARKET: will have food-related activity for kids. 

2.  DENNIS SKADSEN, Day County Conservation District,  ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITY FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES:  Aquatic invertebrates and mussels.

3.  LORI REDLINGER AND CHRISTINA PLANTEEN, LIVING YOGA:  YOGA FOR KIDS AND ADULTS:

4.  CASSY OLSON, GAME, FISH, AND PARKS:  CRITTER CRATE:  Furs, Skulls, Tracks, Scat

5.  HOW TO CREATE A RAIN GARDEN, AND WHY THEY MATTER:  (Booth) John McMaine:  SDSU Extension Water Management Specialist.

6.  JAIME STRICKER, BRAMBLE PARK ZOO:  HIPPO  - How Animals are Endangered

7.   JAYNE GOODALL – SPECIAL VIDEO-TAPED MESSAGE  TO WATERTOWN FOR EARTH DAY

8.  MARY DAILEY – UPPER BIG SIOUX RIVER WATERSHED PROJECT:  Clean-Water Rock Painting

EARTH DAY AT THE LIBRARY COMMUNITY ROOM, 6:30 – 8:30 P.M.

 1.  Brad  Schmidt, Agronomist, Ducks Unlimited:  WETLANDS, GRASSLANDS, COVER CROPS:  HOW THEY HELP WITH AID IN FLOOD PREVENTION, FILTERING GROUNDWATER, AND PREVENTING SOIL EROSION. (6:30 – 7:30)

2.  John McMaine:  SDSU Extension Water Management Specialist.  (7:30 – 8:30): HOW TO CREATE A RAIN GARDEN, AND WHY THEY MATTER