DUARTE, CA, March 27, 2018 – Duarte and Bradbury will honor the Earth with a variety of joint community volunteer projects starting at 9:00 am on Saturday, April 21st at the Duarte Teen Center. This year’s Earth Day celebration, sponsored by the City of Duarte, the City of Bradbury, Burrtec Waste Industries, Southern California Edison, and the Volunteer Center of the San Gabriel Valley will include the planting of drought tolerant plants, cleaning Duarte parks, beautifying green spaces in Bradbury and trash pickup in retail parking lots along Huntington Drive.
Some 70 volunteers including 50 teens from the Duarte Area Resource Team (D.A.R.T), Cardinals Helping Youth Live Life (CHYLL), are expected to participate in the day’s activities along with staff from Duarte and Bradbury. A continental breakfast and guest speaker will kick off Earth Day activities at 9:00 am. Mayors of both City’s will also be on hand to officially welcome and thank the volunteers. The day will conclude with lunch, and participation in arts and crafts, and other educational activities.
For more information, or to volunteer, please call Iliana Garcia at (626) 357-7931, ext. 267.
( Event Flyer )