Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Happy Earth Day
Happy Earth Day, Bean Sprouts readers! Here are a selection of Earth Day events you might enjoy:
At The Science Museum, London, admission is free to The Science of Survival exhibition on Earth Day (admission price usually £6)
Swaptree.com (the website where you can trade books, CDs, DVDs and video games) will donate $1 to The Sierra Club for every trade made today.
Earth Day prayers will be said at the Warrington Campus of the University of Chester. They will parade a giant inflatable earth around the Green. At various stops they will say prayers, read the Bible alound, and call attention to the destruction we are causing to the earth.
On Earth Day 2008, 22nd April, Deepdale Backpackers and Camping will be hosting a whole range of eco friendly organisations for an Earth Day exhibition about the environment, including environmental technology installers, advisors, pressure groups and other related organisations.
Amazon.com have some special offers on green products for Earth Day, including an instant $20 saving when you spend $99 or more on select planet-friendly products. Enter code EARTH4O8 at checkout.
Yahoo is launching a major campaign to promote and grow The Freecycle Network, including an Earth Day competition. Keep your eyes peeled for OFFERs in you local Freecycle group from an address ending in @yahoo-inc.com. Just click on reply with the information requested and you may win a prize, including a box of organic food, a bamboo bicycle or a Toyota Prius. See Yahoo's Earth Day website for more details.