Fairfield’s Earth Day Celebration

Every Day is Earth Day

Thank you for tuning in and participating in a week full of events and activities, but the celebration and conservation of our planet does not stop after Earth Day.

A Welcome Message from the First Selectwoman

Earth Day News

A Special Note from Fairfield Earth Day Co-Chairs, Larry Kaley and Mary Hogue

It’s been twenty-one years of observing folks, face to face, enjoying and learning about sustainable and organic methods to use in their daily lives. Exhibits, round table discussions, talks, entertainment, art and more create the positive experiences one has attending Fairfield’s Earth Day Celebration. Enjoying the interaction of eager attendees and exhibitors gave those of us involved in planning and working at the event a fulfilling sense of satisfaction. We knew that in our small way, we made Fairfield, America and the rest of the world a better place to live in.

A Special Note from Fairfield Earth Day Co-Chairs,
Larry Kaley and Mary Hogue

It’s been twenty-one years of observing folks, face to face, enjoying and
learning about sustainable and organic methods to use in their daily lives.
Exhibits, round table discussions, talks, entertainment, art and more
create the positive experiences one has attending Fairfield’s Earth Day
Celebration. Enjoying the interaction of eager attendees and exhibitors
gave those of us involved in planning and working at the event a fulfilling
sense of satisfaction. We knew that in our small way, we made Fairfield,
America and the rest of the world a better place to live in.

Photos from Past and Present Earth Day Celebrations


That’s a Wrap!

Relive Earth Day Any Time

Check out all of the different types of events and activities we had.


Musical Performances

Watch and listen as talented local artists perform for Fairfield’s Earth Day Celebration 2020.

Educational Webinars

Learn about how you can make a difference and how our only planet is impacted by our everyday habits.

Fun Activities to do at Home

Inject some fun and creativity into staying home while creating a more sustainable future.

50 years of Earth Day logo from earthday.org

Earth Day Turns 50

Earth Day was first observed in 1970. Today, over 190 countries recognize Earth Day, with 2020 being the 50th anniversary.

Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson came up with the idea for a national day to focus on the environment after Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, witnessed the ravages of a massive oil spill in Santa Barbara, California, in 1969.

For more, visit earthday.org