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Earth Day 2013 in New York City: April 22, 2013

Learn about the environment and celebrate Earth Day at these NYC events


A Clearing in the Forest: Trash to Treasure
Sunday, April 28, 12-1:30 p.m.
Use recycled materials to celebrate Earth Month and create a musical instrument to take home.

Earth Fair NYC
Saturday April 20 - Monday, April 22, 2013
This three-day festival in Grand Central brings together environmentalists, youth, green companies, artists and musical performers to celebrate Earth Day in New York City. EarthFair is free and open to the public with fun, interactive exhibits that help educate and inspire New Yorkers on how to be conscious consumers and more active citizens. On Sunday there will be events held in Union Square as well.

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Walking Tour: The Highline and the Meatpacking District with NYC Discovery Walking Tours
Saturday, April 21 at 2:15 p.m. and Sunday, April 22 at 12 p.m.
Cost: $18
Take this tour of the Gansevoort Historic District, also known as the Meatpacking District, including a special stop along the High Line. Other stops include the Titanic Memorial Arch, the “R and L” restaurant, and sites associated with Alexander Hamilton and author Herman Melville.
Reservations and Meeting Place: 212-465-3331

Walking Tour: The Central Park You Never Knew with NYC Discovery Walking Tours
Saturday, April 21 at 4:45 p.m. and Sunday, April 22 at 2:45 p.m.
Cost: $18
The flowers are back in bloom. Discover the park’s floral beauty, hidden places and early history with stops at Strawberry Fields, Literary Walk, The Ramble, Bow Bridge, The Lake, The Arsenal, and Bethesda Fountain.
Reservations and Meeting Place: 212-465-3331

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