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Sugar Land Earth Day Celebration – Saturday, April 16

By Vicki Gist, Executive Director,
Monday, February 22, 2016, 12:55pm

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful, The City of Sugar Land, and Town Square invite you to join us for Sugar Land's Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 16, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the Plaza at Town Square.

Rock with us to live performances by Vocal Trash, an international high energy band at 2:15 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Texas Snakes & More reptile shows will entertain and educate at 1:15 p.m. and 3:10 p.m. Local organizations will host interactive games, demonstrations, and displays for you to learn more about recycling, upcycling, gardening, clean water, water conservation, bees, butterflies, reptiles, clean air, nature appreciation and much more!

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful will accept cell phones and eyeglasses to be recycled and reused.

Proshred of Houston will provide complimentary onsite secure paper shredding, in the City Hall Parking Lot from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ProShred secure personnel will remove the paper from your vehicle and shred your documents. Participants must remain in your vehicle, for your safety, at all times and may not be able to watch your documents be shredded. No walk-ups will be allowed. Containers or boxes used to transport paper will not be returned.

Plan to join us for a great day of family fun.

Why be YardWise - Because it Works!

Would you like a Healthy Beautiful Lawn that saves you money, time, and effort?

Texans spend over $300 million each year to dispose of yard waste in landfills. Billions are spent in total yard care costs: watering, fertilizing, chemicals to combat harmful insects and plant diseases, and professional services.

Planet Earth Cart

The Planet Earth Cart, developed by Keep Sugar Land Beautiful, is a mobile cart stocked with fiction and non fiction books, games, DVDs, and hands on activities that may be incorporated into lesson plans by educators.  Students and teachers in grades k-5 will be able to utilize this environmental educational resource.

Environmental education enables students to understand and appreciate their community. One goal is to increase student awareness and in doing so help them develop habits that will improve and protect our environment. The Planet Earth Carts are sponsored by organizations, businesses, schools, foundations or individuals in partnership with Keep Sugar Land Beautiful.


Speaker's Bureau

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful has a Speaker’s Bureau that is available to speak to youth or adult groups on recycling, waste minimization, beautification, litter prevention, and  nonpoint source pollution.