The theme for 2012 is “Mobilize the Earth” with an emphasis on building a sustainable future. There will be hands-on activities for all ages near 14th Street and the National Mall sponsored by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). A highlight this year will be the National Sustainable Design Expo featuring displays by the EPA, non-profit organizations, green industries, and university students from across the country. Exhibits will be on display April 20-22, 2012, with the main festivities April 22 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET.
Check often at Earth Day National Mall for updates including music artist appearances, celebrity speakers and environmental activities.If a trip to Washington DC isn’t possible for you this year, check out events closer to home. Earth Day is coordinated by Earth Day Network, a non-profit organization.
If a trip to Washington DC isn’t possible for you this year, check out events closer to home. Earth Day is coordinated by Earth Day Network, a non-profit organization.
So join people in 175 countries around the globe and celebrate Earth Day 2012. Find out what you can do to contribute to a sustainable world.