DATE/TIME: April 22nd, 2018 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Join us for a day of earth-friendly fun as we celebrate our 3rd Annual Citywide EARTH DAY LA! LA Sanitation will again bring our trucks for kids to explore, and we’ll have plenty of educational (and fun!) exhibits for the whole family to learn about sustainability. Last year we had over 50 exhibitors, and there will be more this year. In the spirit of environmental awareness, we hope that you will consider taking public transportation to the event. You can plan your arrival at www.metro.net.
With free food, fun, giveaways, and entertainment, you won’t want to miss this! Admission is free. Mark April 21st on your calendar and follow us on Facebook (www.fb.com/lacitysan) for event updates.
Learn more at www.lacitysan.org/earthdayla
SPRING CLEANING WHILE BEING GREEN
Spring has finally sprung, and it’s time to get out and enjoy that beautiful weather, but before you do, now would be a good time to tidy up your home. Yes, it’s spring cleaning season!
Every Saturday is #StrawlessSaturday in April: Skip the straw when eating out!
Download Manhattan Beach’s Earth Month ACTION calendar for everyday actions you can take this month!
April has tons of events for you and your family to take part of this whole month!
Check out EARTH MONTH 2018 for all your Earth Day events in April!
HOP TO YOUR RECYCLING BIN
The Easter festivities are upon us, so your house might soon be full of Easter egg wrappers and boxes, and everything in between.
But did you know a lot of that waste can go straight into your curbside recycling bin? Click here to find out!
Last week we honored Nady Maechling, our LARA Administrator, for her 16 years of outstanding service. Her fierce and unwavering support for LARA and all its members have contributed tremendously to LARA’s success over the years. We are forever grateful for Nady helping to shape LARA into what it is today…
CONGRATS NADY!!! We wish you the best! ♻
2018 SAN GABRIEL VALLEY ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDS
The Los Angeles Regional Agency will be honoring businesses, organizations, and individuals who are leaders in environmental stewardship and have shown the commitment to be a crusader for our mission to reach Zero Waste in California by 2025.
When: April 26th, 2018
Where: Royal Oaks Manor (City of Duarte)
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
1st Quarter Meeting & AB939 Report Hacks
The Los Angeles Regional Agency Team took a trip to the world renowned Future Foods Farms in the city of Brea to discover ways our neighbors are becoming environmentally friendly. Future Foods Farms, whose mission is to create a sustainable farm concept that will change both agriculture and the restaurant industry forever is located on 25 acres and produces all organically grown products in their 4,000 square-feet greenhouses which is one of the largest Aquaponic farms in the state. All of the products are grown locally, without harmful chemicals, pesticides, or synthetic nutrients, and use considerably less water and power than hydroponic and conventional farming.
Take a look at our phenomenal trip and if you’d like to go, check out Future Foods Farms for tours and tastings.