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Earth Week at Menlo Park Mall
April 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until April 26, 2019
Come celebrate Earth Week at Menlo Park Mall!
April 22-28, 2019
MONDAY 1pm-3pm ~ Center Court
Green Family Fun
- Children can color a custom Go Green Week tote bag (*while supplies last)
- Coloring Station
- Take a picture at our Earth Day Photo Display
- ‘The Earth Book’ Storytime and book giveaway (*while supplies last).
The Earth Book, written and illustrated by Todd Parr features children sharing what they love about the Earth and what they can do to protect it.
- Join us for Movie Time.
Every hour we will be showing ‘Schoolhouse Rock! Earth’.
There couldn’t be a better time to be educated and entertained about water conservation, recycling, biodiversity, solar power and the rainforest, the Schoolhouse Rock way!
- Trivia and games at the Middlesex County Residential Recycling and Flying Tiger tables.
- Clothing Drive initiatives – Don’t throw out…. Donate!
We will be collecting for Dress For Success / Career Gear / Catherine’s Closet. Collecting Gently used Career Wear for men and women as well as Prom dresses.
THURSDAY 1pm-2:30pm ~ Center Court
- Stop by for some Magic with Bill Kerwood
- The Magic of Recycling brings families closer together as they laugh and learn through comedy, Magic and FUN! All while preserving the environment for generations to come.
FRIDAY 2pm-5pm ~ Center Court
- The Green Planet Band “Recycling Rock n’ Roll One Song at a Time.”
SUNDAY 12pm-5pm ~ Center Court
- All Things Local – Makers Fair
Our friends at All Things Local and 16 local Artists and performers will be on hand with locally made products that are: eco-friendly, organic, recycled, and handmade originals.
Following the Makers Fair, shoppers are invited to an Artist’s Meet and Greet Reception at All Things Local (Located Upper Level at the spiral staircase)