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Cover Story - April 20, 2012

Palo Alto area to celebrate Earth Day

Events range from film festival to garden tours

Several cities and nonprofit organizations are hosting nature and conservation activities this week and next in honor of Earth Day, April 22.

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Posted by rem, a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Apr 17, 2012 at 12:58 pm

rem is a registered user.

WHAT - The arborists aren't going to cut down "another" tree for Earth Day !!!!

Posted by Penny, a resident of Greenmeadow
on Apr 17, 2012 at 2:39 pm

Though it is not mentioned here, every PAUSD school is celebrating Earth Day with events this week and next week--encouraging families and students to choose Earth-friendly modes of transportation for school commutes, like walking, biking, carpooling, riding the bus. In addition, kids are staging recycling presentations, displaying solar cars they designed and built, all kinds of things. Some of the events are really wonderful.

Posted by John, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 17, 2012 at 2:56 pm


Are the school kids celebrating nuclear power, which is CO2 free?

Posted by Homer Simpson, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 17, 2012 at 10:10 pm

"Are the school kids celebrating nuclear power, which is CO2 free?"

Yes, John, they are - they will be putting on Day-Glo paint to mimic radiation poisoning after a nuke plant blows up.

Posted by musical, a resident of Palo Verde
on Apr 17, 2012 at 11:07 pm

We have met the enemy and he is us.

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