Join PEEC for the Earth Day Your Way challenge, sponsored by Los Alamos Children’s Dentistry. Participants are encouraged to spend time outdoors however they like the week of Earth Day and receive a special t-shirt to commemorate their participation in the challenge. Courtesy/PEEC
Join the Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) for Earth Day Your Way, sponsored by Los Alamos Children’s Dentistry.
This year, PEEC is challenging community members to get outside and move “YOUR WAY” to celebrate Earth Day. Run a 5K, take a hike, plant a garden, watch the birds in the backyard, observe the night sky, or spend time outdoors however preferred starting on Earth Day, April 22, until the end of April. Then, tell PEEC all about those adventures and what one most loves about the Earth! Use the hashtag #EarthDayYourWay on social media or send photos to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register for the challenge now at peecnature.org/events. Participants will get a special t-shirt featuring the Vertical Mile of diversity on the Pajarito Plateau to show that they participated in the Earth Day Your Way challenge.
Participants may even register their dog, who will get a special bandana to wear on the adventure.
Registration closes at 10 p.m., Sunday, April 4. Pick up a challenge t-shirt and bandana 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, April 23 or 1-5 p.m., Sunday, April 25 at the Los Alamos Nature Center, at 2600 Canyon Road. Admission is $20 per adult, $15 per child and $5 per dog.
“How ever you decide to spend time outdoors, be sure to follow COVID-safe practices in your area.”