Earth Day 2023

Every year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. Find out more about Earth Day’s history

Learn more about Earth Day events and activities in our area, and what you can do to make a difference!

Earth Day activities from the Farmer’s Almanac

Environmental Tips for Earth Day and Every Day!

EPA Earth Day  History & Activities

Family Education on Earth Day
Celebrate Earth Day with your kids! Find fun, eco-friendly activities to enjoy on April 22 and year-round to go “green.”



The 9 Best Places to Celebrate Earth Day in Connecticut!
From group clean-up events to rare exhibits, to animal interactions, Connecticut has some excellent

Earth Day for Kids & Families in Connecticut 2023

Milford Green – April 22
Milford Celebrates Earth Day 2023 On The Green

Stratford Point  – April 22
Help shoreline habitat this Earth Day by volunteering at Stratford Point

Rock to Rock, Earth Day Ride 2023  – April 29, New Haven
Lots of bicycle rides/hiking options to help people explore local natural beauty, build community, have fun, and support environmental/climate projects.

Earth Day Every Day CT – May 13, Easy Lyme
Earthfest CT 2023



It’s also a good time to brush up on your recycling know-how! Find out What’s In and What’s out in your recycling bin by asking the Recycle CT Wizard. Explore their website to learn the many ways recycling benefits Connecticut.

30 Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly


Earth Day reading at the Stratford Library:

Environmental Reading

Environment for Kids

Happy Earth Day everyone!

Hours: Monday - Thursday: 10am - 8pm
Friday & Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 1pm - 5pm