Helping Hands complete service projects across Temecula Valley

Helping Hands complete service projects across Temecula Valley

Coinciding with Earth Day, nearly 600 men, women and children worked across Temecula Valley assisting in service projects at Temecula middle schools and at an elaborate rose garden, a volunteer favorite. “It’s fun,” fifth-grade student Zach Carpenter of Abbey Reinke Elementary said. “I like doing service.” Hundreds of people, including members of The Church of Jesus […]

Western Science Center Festival celebrates Earth Day

Western Science Center Festival celebrates Earth Day

Delighted and curious children walked through the Western Science Center Museum with their parents April 22 at the third annual Inland Empire Science Festival staring wide-eyed at the fossilized remains of “Max” the largest Mastadon found in the Western United States enjoying fun games even taking a look at the sun’s chromosphere through telescopes. The […]

Western Science Center presents Inland Empire Science Festival

HEMET – Ready. Set. Science! The third annual Inland Empire Science Festival returns to the Western Science Center April 22. It is the perfect way to celebrate Earth Day with the family at Riverside County’s largest natural history museum. Guests can take a journey through ice age fossils and artifacts displayed in the halls, as they […]

Murrieta Arts Council presents Earth Day at Water Wise

MURRIETA – The Murrieta Arts Council is presenting a fun Earth Day event Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The free event will be held at Water Wise, 41034 Elm Street. The two-acre property of meandering pathways leads through fountains, sculpture and inspiring works of garden art, many using recycled materials. Freedom in Motion will perform a […]

El Sobrante Landfill concludes monthlong Earth Day Celebration with the participation of over 650 students

El Sobrante Landfill concludes monthlong Earth Day Celebration with the participation of over 650 students

RIVERSIDE COUNTY – The El Sobrante Landfill just concluded its annual Earth Day celebration with a record breaking 650 people participating in a monthlong learning program. Participants ranged from children to seniors and included two local universities, Cal State Fullerton and UC Irvine, and nearby schools such as Vista Murrieta High School and Highland Elementary […]

Local preschool releases ladybugs for Earth Day

Local preschool releases ladybugs for Earth Day

TEMECULA – On April 12, students at Discovery Isle Child Development Center in Temecula explored a bug’s life in celebration of Earth Day as they released thousands of ladybugs throughout the schoolyard and back into the environment on plants, flowers and trees. Students dressed for the occasion in the likeness of ladybugs, wearing red and black colors […]

First Murrieta Arts Walk huge success

First Murrieta Arts Walk huge success

Tory Wadlington Writer It couldn’t be any more awe-inspiring. April 28, a day Murrieta was expecting gray skies and cold rain, but instead were treated to lively music, vibrant colors and excited locals. The Murrieta Arts Council, a new community organization, held an Earth Day Art Walk-in Old Town Murrieta. This was their first official […]

RTA offering free bus passes on Earth Day 2015

April 22 event to promote the environmental benefits of riding the bus RIVERSIDE — Just in time for the spring gas price surge, the Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) will give away free bus passes on Earth Day, April 22. On Wednesday, April 22, RTA staff will be at the Hemet Library (8-9 a.m.), Moreno Valley Mall […]

Celebrate Earth Day at the recycled art and fashion show, April 18 in Temecula

TEMECULA – Looking for a memorable way to celebrate Earth Day 2015? You can discover intriguing and environmentally conscious works of art, along with cutting-edge fashion crafted from unexpected recycled materials, at the Recycled Art & Fashion Show, from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at Monte de Oro Winery. It’s presented by Hine […]