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Where indicated, the Watershed Watch Booth will be present at events. Please stop by to pick up informational materials and cool giveaways!

Sat 24Mar2018
1635 Belleville Way, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

Volunteers Needed for World Water Monitoring Challenge in Sunnyvale

From 9 am until 11 am

At Stevens Creek – behind West Valley Elementary School

1635 Belleville Way, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

Are you interested in what’s happening in Stevens Creek? The City of Sunnyvale and Grassroots Ecology invite you to join us for our local World Water Monitoring Challenge event. Activities will include water quality testing, insect wildlife observations in the creek, and a watershed pollution prevention presentation. The monitoring activities are easy and fun to carry out.

World Water Monitoring

Participants of all ages are welcome, although children under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult. Due to space limitations, participation is limited to the first 60 volunteers who pre-register. For more information or to sign up for the event, visit Eventbrite

 

or e-mail vog.a1519396001c.ela1519396001vynnu1519396001s@nee1519396001rg1519396001.

Wed 28Mar2018
550 East Remington Drive Sunnyvale, CA 94086

Mercury Fever Thermometer Exchange & MedDrop Event

From 10:30 am until 1:30 pm

At Sunnyvale Senior Center

550 East Remington Drive Sunnyvale, CA 94086

Back by popular demand! A perfect opportunity to safely dispose of mercury-containing fever thermometers and unused or expired medications.

Thermometer Exchange Info: Residents who bring in their mercury thermometers will receive a free, r digital fever thermometer in exchange (limited to one (1) per household). To avoid breakage and contamination, mercury fever thermometers MUST be contained in an unbreakable, closed container – (i.e. the original case, a plastic toothbrush holder, or a soda/water bottle with a screw-on cap). As a second measure of protection, the closed container must be placed in a plastic zip-locked bag. Other mercury-containing products will not be accepted at this event.

pillsMedDrop Info: Residents can bring their unneeded prescription and over-the-counter medications, ointments and creams for proper disposal. Pill containers are not accepted, please place all pills in a sealed zip-locked bag, and remove all personal information from ointments, liquids, and creams. This program does not collect sharps, vitamins, or personal hygiene items.

For more information call 408-730-7717 or email vog.a1519396001c.ela1519396001vynnu1519396001s@nee1519396001rg1519396001

Fri 13Apr2018
909 Kiely Blvd., Santa Clara, CA

Arbor Day/Earth Day Celebration

From 10:00 am until 2:00 pm

At Central Park Pavilion

909 Kiely Blvd., Santa Clara, CA

This FREE, family-friendly event will mark the 31st year the National Arbor Day Foundation presents the City of Santa Clara with a Tree City USA award to recognize our tree program.

The community is invited to engage in the festivities featuring environmental education for a healthy lifestyle and a healthy planet.

Thu 19Apr2018
3000 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA

Mission College Eco Fair

From 10:30 am until 1:30 pm

At Mission College

3000 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA

Come celebrate the 10th annual Mission College Eco Fair along with the Watershed Watch campaign. There are exhibits, information and entertainment designed to help you adopt a more eco-conscious lifestyle.

Sat 28Apr2018
785 Morse Ave., Sunnyvale, CA

Fit & Fun Earth Day Fair

From 11:00 am until 3:00 pm

At Columbia Neighborhood Center

785 Morse Ave., Sunnyvale, CA

Just like the name says, it’s a FUN fair with a focus on fitness and health! Stop by the Watershed Watch booth to learn about less-toxic pest control and other ways to protect the health and wellbeing of your family, pets and neighborhood. Better choices for you are usually better choices for our creeks and the Bay, too!

Sat 19May2018
Santa Clara Valley

National River Cleanup Day

From 9 am until 12:00 pm

At Locations throughout the Santa Clara Valley

Santa Clara Valley

www.cleanacreek.org to register!

Join thousands of your neighbors and community groups who take part in this annual event to remove trash from our creeks, rivers and streams. Earn community service credits!

Sponsored by the Creek Connections Action Group (CCAG); a partnership of the City of Palo Alto, City of San José Departments of Environmental Services and Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services, City of Milpitas, City of Cupertino, City of Santa Clara, City of Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation, Santa Clara Valley Water District, and various other stakeholder groups. CCAG has sponsored and organized over 39 creek cleanup events (including the annual National River Cleanup and California Coastal Cleanup Days) since its inception in 1996, and have worked with over 27,000 volunteers who have removed over a quarter million pounds of trash around Santa Clara County.

Wed 30May2018

Watershed Watch Carwash Events

Save the dates and check back for details on our upcoming 50% off carwash events with selected Watershed Watch Car Wash Partners!

Wed 06Jun2018

Watershed Watch Carwash Events

Save the dates and check back for details on our upcoming 50% off carwash events with selected Watershed Watch Car Wash Partners!

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