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Earth Day 2012 Celebration in Nags Head: April 22

April 22, 2012 — 1-4 p.m., Jennette's Pier, Nags Head, N.C.

Please join Dare County for a coastal celebration in honor of Earth Day which is on Saturday, April 22 this year.

Everyone is invited to enjoy Earth Day at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head on Sunday, April 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. Activity and information booths will be staffed by various educational and environmental organizations, including the N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island, North Carolina Sea Grant, Jockey's Ridge State Park, N.C. Coastal Federation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and others. Fun for all ages is guaranteed. There is no rain date, so this event will happen, rain or shine. Come on out and celebrate the Earth! For additional information, contact Lydia Courtright, Jennette's Pier, at

To learn more about National Earth Day 2012 and how you can get involved, visit the Earth Day Network:

Every day is Earth Day at NOAA:

Find a NOAA Earth Day 2012 event near you. Visit to access an interactive U.S. map and chronological listing of all public events.

You can also view an image gallery of NOAA's Earth Day 2012 highlights on their Facebook page: