Earth Day celebration to bring volunteer projects to the Richmond Greenway

Earth Day to bring volunteer projects to the Richmond Greenway
Photo courtesy of event organizer Urban Tilth.

A number of volunteer projects will take place along the Richmond Greenway for an Earth Day celebration on Thursday, April 20, courtesy of Urban Tilth, the City of Richmond, Rich City Rides, Moving Forward, Groundwork Richmond, Cal Cameron Institute and Building Blocks for Kids.

Taking place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., volunteer projects will happen at 250 S. 13th Street (Nystrom Village parking lot), 15th Street at the Richmond Greenway Trail, and Unity Park at 1605 Ohio Ave., according to Urban Tilth.

“Learn new ways to have a sustainable life and take better care of planet Earth through
fun activities such as outdoor painting experience, gardening activities, mural painting,
park/garden beautification, games, speakers, FREE blood pressure screening, bike
powered smoothies, petting zoo and other fun activities and booths,” according to the nonprofit.

To sign up to volunteer, visit this link. For more information, contact [email protected].