Earth Day is a wonderful annual celebration for environmental protection in the United States and all across the globe. Learn what is happening here in Tulsa for Earth Day and find ways to get involved!
What on Earth is Happening on Earth Day?
Earth Day officially began in 1970 as a grassroots movement for the early days of the environmental protection movement. What began as peaceful protests and movements became one of the most celebrated secular holidays in the world. More than 1 billion people participate in Earth Day celebrations each year.
What is the historical significance of Earth Day?
In the past, Earth Day has focused on threats to the environment ranging from oil, fossil fuels, recycling, and more. Earth Day 2016 was historical because the US, China and 190 other countries signed the Paris Agreement which was part of the United Nations Climate Change Conference!
In 2000 Earth Day used the internet as its main mode of organization for the very first time! In 1990 Earth Day was a starting point for our modern day recycling goals. Earth Day has a rich history of launching the excitement and activism necessary to get grassroots movements for earth protections.
What is happening in Tulsa for Earth Day?
There are a lot of great events happening in Tulsa, something for everyone and even events for the whole family. Celebrating Earth Day can be an awesome way to get involved and feel like you are truly able to make a difference. There are many obstacles facing our home but together we can make a change and be sure that we are leaving behind a safe place for the next generation.
Tulsa Earth Day
Guthrie Green, 111 East M.B. Brady Street, Tulsa, OK
Sat, 1 PM
2019 Earth Day 24,901 Mile Run/Walk Challenge – Tulsa
Apr 1 – 30
Best Choice Motors, 3612 S Sheridan Rd, Tulsa, OK
Earth Day: Celebrate CommUNITY
Fri, 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
The University of Tulsa, 800 S Tucker Dr, Tulsa, OK
Tulsa Earth Day Celebration in Tulsa
Sat, 12 AM
LaFortune Park, 5202 S Hudson Ave, Tulsa, OK
Party for the Planet
Sat, 10 AM – 4 PM
6421 E 36th St N, Tulsa, OK
Does your school, workplace, or organization celebrate Earth Day?
How will you be celebration Earth Day this year? Does your school or workplace have any exciting events taking place? Many organizations set up programs for planting trees, cleaning up litter, and recycling. All of these efforts help make a huge difference for our planet. Even one small act can change the future of our planet for generations to come.