Earth Day Celebration with ERA at Cambie Community Centre

By electronic recycling association April 18, 2024

As Earth Day approaches, there’s no better way to honor our planet than by joining the festivities at Cambie Community Centre in Richmond, BC. Hosted by the East Richmond Community Association, this event promises a delightful blend of eco-conscious activities and family-friendly fun. Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 20th, 2024, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, and get ready to embark on a journey of environmental stewardship and community engagement.

Electronic Recycling: Do you have old cell phones, tablets, or laptops gathering dust in your drawers? Don’t let them go to waste! Bring them along to the Electronic Recycling Association station and give these electronics a new lease on life. By responsibly recycling electronic devices, you’re not only reducing e-waste but also preventing hazardous materials from polluting the environment. Embrace sustainability by ensuring that your electronic gadgets are disposed of properly.

Community Clean-Up: Kick-start your Earth Day celebration by participating in a community clean-up. Gather with fellow residents to beautify our surroundings and contribute to a cleaner, healthier environment. Whether it’s picking up litter, tidying up green spaces, or recycling waste, every small action makes a significant impact. Join hands with neighbors and friends to make a difference right in your own backyard.

Children’s Sustainable Crafts and Scavenger Hunt: Engage your little ones in the spirit of sustainability with a range of eco-friendly crafts and a thrilling scavenger hunt. Let their creativity soar as they transform recycled materials into works of art, fostering an appreciation for repurposing and upcycling. Meanwhile, the scavenger hunt promises excitement as children explore the natural beauty of Cambie Community Centre while learning about the importance of conservation.

Textile Bicycle Repair Fairs: Extend the lifespan of your beloved bicycle or favorite clothing items at the Textile Bicycle Repair Fairs hosted by the Environmental Program. Receive expert guidance on bicycle tune-ups and maintenance, ensuring smooth rides for miles to come. Additionally, breathe new life into old garments by having them mended on-site, promoting a culture of sustainability and mindful consumption.

Location and Details: The Earth Day celebration will take place at Cambie Community Centre, located at 12800 Cambie Rd., Richmond, BC. Join us on Saturday, April 20th, 2024, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, for a day filled with meaningful activities and environmental advocacy. Admission is free, and all are welcome to participate in this uplifting event.

As we come together to celebrate Earth Day, let us reaffirm our commitment to protecting and preserving our planet for future generations. Through collective action and individual choices, we can make a positive impact on the world around us. Join us at Cambie Community Centre and be a part of the movement towards a more sustainable and eco-conscious future. Together, we can make a difference!