Here are 10 things to do in Columbus to celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is fast approaching and area groups have organized a multitude of cleanups, recycling drives and celebrations.

And if there ever was a weekend to celebrate the birth of the modern environmental movement, it's this one. As of Monday morning, the forecast for Friday and Saturday 

The annual Earth Day Celebration at Genoa Park will be held Saturday, April 23, from noon to 7 p.m. Organized by the nonprofit Green Columbus, 

Black Kahawa Coffee, Fancy Feeding You, Hisham's, Paddy Wagon, Pitabilities, Tortilla Street Food are among the food trucks scheduled to appear.

The Ohio History Center, 800 East 17th Ave., is holding an event on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 pm. titled Seeds of Caring’s Kids as Planet Protectors: An Earth Day Celebration.

It's geared toward kids ages 4-12 and will include outdoor and indoor activities including educational scavenger hunts, litter cleanup, reduce and reuse activities, and gardening. 

April is Earth Month in Bexley. Green Bexley has organized talks, litter cleanups, and tours of local recycling facilities and landfills throughout the month. 

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