Earth Day Celebration
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Join the Beaver Lake staff in celebrating the 46th anniversary of Earth Day with a day full of activities:
8:00am - Morning Bird Walk
Join birder Joe Brin on a guided tour in search of spring migrants.
10:00am - Build a Pollinator Box
Learn how to construct a box that native bees can use to raise their brood. $7 per child. Reservations Required.
10:00am - 500 Tree Give Away
The New York Tree Recovery Campaign, a partnership between the city of the Syracuse, the Arbor Day Foundation, Cornell Cooperative Extension, FedEx and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, will distribute 500 trees to Onondaga County residents, that will help replace ash trees damaged in the area by emerald ash borer. Several varieties will be available. The trees will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis, one per family.
2:00pm - Guided Walk
7:00pm - Coffee House with Mike Powell
Join Syracuse's own Mike Powell for this evening of music, coffee, desserts and friends. His style has been compare to musician and environmentalist Jack Johnson. This is the perfect way to complete this Earth Day celebration. $20 per person. Reservations Required.