Earth Day Donors 2016

The following businesses donated items to the 2016 Earth Day celebration:

94.3 Kat Country, KATI-FM Radio personalities Erin Hart and Dave Patrick donated their time to be host on the main stage at the Earth Day event.

Central Bank at 238 Madison St. in Jefferson City donated a $50 gift card for the winner of the Earth Day Slogan Contest, 573-634-1302.

Coca-Cola in Jefferson City donated 24 two-liters and a Coca-Cola clock.

Dr. Pepper Dunkle Distributing in Jefferson City donated 24 two-litres of Dr. Pepper products, 573-635-4007.

Dunn Brothers Coffee at 3218 W Edgewood Dr. in Jefferson City, donated coffee for Teachers Resource Tent.

Metro Business College in Jefferson City, massages for Teacher Resource Tent.

Missouri American Water is sponsoring The World Bird Sanctuary at Earth Day.

Missouri Geological Survey donated 20 sets of educational Natural Resource Trading Cards and three Missouri Rock and Mineral sets.

Missouri State Parks donated 2 free nights of camping at a Yurt at Pomme de Terre State Park and a Passport Booklet.

Sam's Club at 799 Stoneridge Parkway in Jefferson City donated $50 in gift cards, 573-469-0917.

Scholastic in Jefferson City donated books.

Silver Dollar City in Branson donated 4 admission passes for the 2016 season.

Wal-Mart at 724 W Stadium Blvd., Jefferson City donated $75 in gift cards, 573-635-8283.

World Bird Sanctuary is being sponsored by Missouri American Water at Earth Day.

Macadoodles in Columbia; Public House Brewing Company, Rolla and St. James; Sophia's Restaurant, Columbia; Sybill's Restaurant, Rolla; and Westpahlia Vineyards, Westphalia, donated corks for the craft activity.

The Earth Day celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, April 22, 2016, at the Missouri State Capitol south lawn.
The Department of Natural Resources sponsors and hosts the event at the Capitol each year. Activities included information booths, games and displays about the environment. Many other state and federal agencies join the department and bring additional environmental displays and exhibits to the event.