Origami Earth Day Display to Be Repurposed into Seed Paper

The “Pollinator Pathway Origami Curtain Sculpture” made its debut on Earth Day, April 22, on the Redding Town Green. People visited by car and foot, respecting social distancing measures. 

Alice Smith and the Earth Day committee for the town of Redding gathered and discussed ideas Continue reading “Origami Earth Day Display to Be Repurposed into Seed Paper”

Make Yourself Count on Earth Day!

The Aspetuck Land Trust was established four years before Earth Day, so we welcome it to the age of 50!  We know the best and most productive decade is still ahead.

No surprise, our goals have been aligned for every one of those 50 years: saving the planet.

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Redding Artists Create Earth Day Origami Sculpture

We can all use a little hope right now. A little brightness. Something to take our minds off this difficult time, as we isolate and ride out COVID-19. A project that gives people a reason to be mindful of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, keeping the celebration alive.

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Celebrating Earth Day at This Unusual Time

Wednesday, April 22 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day! The concept for such a day of environmental awareness and action—conceived and promoted by Senator Gaylord Nelson—was quite innovative at the time, and precipitated significant change in the U.S.

Within just Continue reading “Celebrating Earth Day at This Unusual Time”