Earth Week 2021

Celebrate Earth Week

April 19-25, 2021

Join us as we celebrate our friend Earth through free, exciting programs all week long! Follow along with the activities below, head outside, and learn how to help restore our environment and appreciate the world around us.

Earth Week BINGO

All Week

Can you get five-in-a-row? Try your hand at Earth Week BINGO! When you get five-in-a-row vertically, horizontally, or diagonally then submit your card to be entered into a giveaway from What a Load of Scrap

Download your BINGO card here! When completed, upload your card to this form. Participants must submit forms by April 26, 2021 to be entered into the giveaway. *Giveaway drawing will take place on April 30, 2021 at 3:00pm CST. Winners will be notified via email.

Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt

All Week

Use your senses to help capture one (or some) of these natural items! Take a photo and share it on social media (Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram) using the hashtag #MauryCountyEarthWeek by April 26, 2021 for a chance to be entered into a giveaway from What a Load of Scrap!

Download the Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt form here! Participants must have photos shared by April 26, 2021 to be entered into the giveaway. *Giveaway drawing will take place on April 30, 2021 at 3:00pm CST. Winners will be notified via email.

DIY Homemade Composter

YouTube Tutorial

Join Maya as she shows you how to turn a plastic bottle into your very own DIY composter! Compost is a great way to think sustainably in your kitchen and turn food waste into nutrient-rich soil for your garden. 

Toilet Paper Tube Seed Planter

Printable Activity Guide

Follow along as we show you how to use recycled toilet paper tubes to make your very own seed planter! Toilet paper tubes are made of cardboard, which is the perfect material to start seeds in to get a head start on your planting season! 

Toilet Paper Tube Seed Planter Activity Guide

Recycled Tin Can Butterfly Planter

Printable Activity Guide

Have you found yourself with some leftover cans? Try making this super-cute butterfly planter...it's sure to be a kid pleaser! Then, plant your favorite flower or herb for all (including those real-life butterflies) to enjoy!

Recycled Tin Can Butterfly Planter Activity Guide

Cosmic Kids Yoga Adventures

YouTube Video

Join Cosmic Kids Yoga on an outdoor yoga adventure that includes stretching tall like a tree and a mindful walk to slow down and admire the great outdoors!

Great American Cleanup

April 24 | 8am-12pm | Maury County Park

Show us how much you love where you live by helping clean litter off our streets! Keep Maury Beautiful will provide litter crew road signs, gloves, pickers, and trash bags while supplies last. No registration needed. This event is sponsored by the TDOT Litter Grant.

Location: Maury County Park in the parking lot of Lindsey Nelson Stadium.

Questions? Contact Melissa at 931-388-8511 or mlaforest@keepmaurybeautiful.com