Earth Day 2015 Celebration

Earth Day Log

 

The following businesses donated items to the 2015 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.

Agri-Missouri donated 19 bags of assorted Missouri made products.

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.

Central Dairy in Jefferson City, donated Got Milk posters.

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

The Cycle Depot at 2004 W. Main St. in Jefferson City, restored two classic bicycles to be given away at Earth Day.

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.

Herzing Roofing, Siding and Guttering at 5217 Monticello Road in Jefferson City, 573-893-7524, donated custom-made gutters for the Water Zone games at Earth Day.

Metro Business College at 210 El Mercado in Jefferson City, donated chair massages for the teacher’s Resource Tent, 573-635-6600.

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.

Panera Bread/ Ozark Breads, Inc. at 2226 Missouri Blvd., donated Bagels for Teachers Resource Tent.

Public House Brewing Company at 600 N. Rolla Street in Rolla, donated boats for our eco-friendly boat craft.

Silver Dollar City in Branson, donated four 2015 admission passes to Silver Dollar City, 877-823-2704.

Sybill's in St James, donated wine corks for our eco-friendly boat craft.

The St. Louis Cardinals donated two tickets good for admission to a Monday through Thursday home game during the 2015 season.

Three Squirrels Winery at 17301 State Route B in St. James, donated corks for our eco-friendly boat craft.

Walmart at 401 Supercenter Drive in Jefferson City, donated a $50 Walmart gift card.

Walmart at 724 W. Stadium Boulevard in Jefferson City, donated a $50 Walmart gift card.

The 21st annual Earth Day celebration was held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, April 24, 2015, 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.