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UK COMMEMORATES EARTH DAY
WITH APRIL 22 EVENTS

By Selena Stevens

 

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Activities will include henna painting, tie dying and mustical entertainment.

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April 2, 2002 (Lexington, Ky.) -- The University of Kentucky will commemorate Earth Day 2002 with special activities April 22.

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., UK Residence Life will sponsor activities in the Free Speech Area outside the UK Student Center. The activities will include henna painting, tie dying and musical entertainment. Green Thumb will provide pots, dirt and seeds for flower planting, and Wal-Mart and Kmart again are sponsoring recycling bin giveaways.

Z-103 radio will broadcast live from the event. Organizations including Bluegrass Pride, the Fayette County Conservation District and Third Rock from the Sun Environmental Consulting will participate through information and activity booths.

Free food will be available. The event is free and open to the public.


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