Celebrate the Earth with these fun April events around NOLA!Here are some fun ways you and your family to head outside and enjoy the lovely Springtime weather! 2 TUES International Children’s Book Day Take a book outside and read today!3 WED Find a Rainbow Day Cannot find one in the sky? Try making your own rainbow craft to celebrate.6 SAT Super Saturday Volunteer Day City Park. Join a morning of volunteering to keep the Park looking great. Approx. 9 am- 12pm.13 SAT Plant Appreciation Day Plant outdoor plants and show your indoor plants some extra love today!14 SUN National Picnic Day Head outside and enjoy a family picnic.16 TUES Earth Day City Park, Botanical Garden. Celebrate the earth and learn how we can build a healthier relationship with our natural enviro. 4-7 pm.16 TUES Earth Day Plant Party Nora Navra Library, 1902 St. Bernard Ave. Plant some seeds for Earth Day. 4:30-6 pm.19 FRI Fly a kite today!20 SAT Quack-A-Falaya Rubber Duck Race & River Clean Up Bogue Falaya, 213 Park Dr., Covington. 5th annual river clean up begins at 8 am. Rubber ducks will race at 11 am.22 MON Happy Earth Day!26 FRI Arbor Day Head to your local plant store and pick out your favorite tree to plant for Arbor Day.27 SAT Sprouts: LA Earth Day Celebration Longue Vue House & Gardens. With activities like seed planting, arts and crafts, microscope observation, and storytime. 9:30-10:30 am.27 SAT Growing Gardeners City Park, Botanical Garden. Kids enjoy gardening while learning about (and playing with) plants, food, and ecosystems. 10 am-noon.27 SAT Party for the Planet: Earth Day Family Service Day Audubon Louisiana Nature Center. A fun way to make a positive impact on the enviro. by participating in outdoor service activities. 11 am-3 pm.28 SUN Become a beekeeper and plant a bee-friendly garden. Visit growveg.com. Thank you to our sponsor! Looking for more fun? Check out our Events Calendar!