This year, Saturday, April 22, marks the forty-ninth anniversary of the first Earth Day. On Thursday, April 18, the City of Ormond Beach will be holding its 27th annual Picnic on the Plaza at City Hall, 22 South Beach Street, from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. in celebration of Earth Day. More than one billion people in 190 countries celebrate Earth Day.
This is a great family friendly event with a wide variety of booths/exhibits providing a wealth of information for all ages along with some great giveaways. The City of Ormond Beach will have trees (3 gallon size) available to give away to the first 500 attendees!
American Red Cross
Florida State Parks – Tomoka State Park
Greg Lewis Enterprises (concessions)
MainStreet Farmers Market
Marine Discovery Center
Ormond Beach Family YMCA
Ormond Beach Garden Club
City of Ormond Beach Leisure Services, Environmental Discovery Center, Community Gardens, Neighborhood Improvement Division, PAL, Victim Services, Planning Department, Police Department Community Service Officer, Water and Wastewater Plant, Finance
Ormond-by-the-Sea Lions Club
Permaculture – DIY Sustainable Design
Shred Pros is offering FREE shredding services in front of City Hall near the flag pole. In order to serve everyone who wants to take advantage of this service, each person can bring up to 5 letter size bankers boxes or up to 3 legal bankers boxes. Also, please do not bring any metal items, metal hanging files, three ring binders, hard drives or batteries. No garbage including plastic items. Staples and paper clips are fine.
Volusia County: Public Library (Ormond Beach), and Solid Waste
Volusia-Flagler Sierra Club
Waste Pro of Florida
Youth Service Heroes
The City of Ormond Beach invites you to come celebrate our Earth! Come have lunch, listen to some great music by Five O’Clock Charley, and get some great advice and information, and learn about being Earth-friendly!