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UAlbany Invites Community to Campus to Celebrate Earth Day

Family Activities, Guided Nature Walk, Food & Art Festival among activities

ALBANY, N.Y. (April 16, 2013) -- On Sunday, April 21 from 1 – 4 p.m., the University at Albany will host the first annual “Family Earth Day” designed to celebrate the 43rd anniversary of Earth Day and to raise community awareness about recycling, the atmosphere and environmental science research at University Hall on the uptown campus. CBS-6 morning meteorologist Nick Johnston will serve as guest speaker for the family-friendly event aimed at children and teens to include activities such as atmospheric science demonstrations, cloud viewing, cloud art a traveling nitrogen game, bean planting and trash sorting.

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