Family Life, Outdoor fun

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!



International Children’s Book Day
Take a book outside and read today!


Find a Rainbow Day
Cannot find one in the sky? Try making your own rainbow craft to celebrate.


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.


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.


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

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