First held in 1970, Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22nd to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Now coordinated by the Earth Day Network, events are held annually in more than 193 countries! Below you will find some ideas to inspire your own Earth Day celebrations.
How YOU Can Make an Impact
Plant Wildflowers – Bring nature into your life with plants that attract bees
Turn Off Lights – Save energy and extend the life of your bulbs
Recycle at Home – Set up a conveniently located container for recyclables in your apartment
Run Full Cycles – Fill up your washer and dishwasher completely before running
Reusable Grocery Bags – Decrease usage of disposal plastic bags that can cause pollution
Plant a Tree – Plant a tree locally or help plant trees around the world. Find out how by clicking here!
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s hard not to get caught up in the all of the love of the season as a Cyclone. Whether shopping for your Significant Other, your best friend, or your favorite four legged friend, Groves Ames has you covered! Check out the links below for plenty of ideas to make this Valentine’s Day the sweetest yet in Ames Iowa and at Iowa State University!