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See the visitor center's new exhibit at Friday Fireside Lecture

...for the month of April except for two special events: a lecture and photo show on future development plans by center director John Neary at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2, and Earth Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 19.
Final Fireside Lecture celebrates new salmon exhibit

...close for the month of April except for two special events: a lecture and photo show on future development plans by center director John Neary on Wednesday, April 2 at 7 p.m., and Earth Day on Saturday, April 19 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day at the glacier

...asking attendees at this year's Earth Day festival on Saturday. It's, this may just be their first Earth Day," she said. "That means they...Morris remembers when the first Earth Day was held over 40 years ago. Now...
Thank you for participation on Earth Day 2013 at the Nugget Mall

Congratulations Juneau! Earth Day once again brought out the best in so many ways to continue our Earth Day tradition of celebrating with our...and demonstrations each year for Earth Day. My deepest thanks to all of you...
Neighbors | Thank you
Celebrating Earth Day

Sadie Jenkins, 2, right, sneaks closer to watch Cy Peck Jr., left, perform a blessing ceremony Saturday at the beginning of Earth Day activities at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Earth Day is Tuesday.
Earth Day's environmental 'religion'

With Earth Day fast approaching (April 22), Americans might want to consider how secularized Protestantism: the religion of green, the religion of Earth Day.? Nelson is a professor of environmental policy at the University of...
Green | Opinion
Photo: Celebrating Earth Day

Irene Morris, a volunteer coordinator for Earth Day celebrations at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center, checks on a painted globe as she prepares the center on Friday. The center's celebration was on Saturday but Sunday is the official Earth Day.
A second generation celebrates Earth Day

Irene Morris' passion about Earth Day hasn't waned since the first one...all of those things from the first Earth Day. That is what this is all about...of local activities to commemorate Earth Day, 2007, which falls this year on...
Earth Day marks Americans' continuing commitment to meeting new challenges would show up? When the first Earth Day was announced, in the fall of 1969...enthusiasm and concern around that first Earth Day, politicians responded - the Environmental...places for solitude and solace. This Earth Day is a time to reflect on such progress...
Thanks for celebrating Earth Day at the glacier

...Juneau, for helping to celebrate Earth Day 2009 at the glacier, an environmental...Wal-Mart for donating prizes for the Earth Day trivia contest; and to KTOO, KRNN...celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day. Irene Morris, USFS Mendenhall...


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