Each year, the Environmental Sustainability Department produces a variety of special events designed to serve the whole community, including events that are family-friendly, encourage environmental stewardship, promote cultural arts, and offer recycling opportunities. This year marks the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day!
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Saturday, March 26, 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Around the globe, millions of people switch off their lights and make noise for climate change action. Learn more at EarthHour.org
Pepperdine Earth Day Celebration
Tuesday, April 5, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pepperdine will host its Earth Day Celebration which incorporates student booths, activities, food, and community organizations. The City will participate with a booth to share active environmental programs and provide the students an opportunity to connect with the environmental community outside Pepperdine.
Elizabeth Rush: Malibu Library Speaker Series with Pepperdine
Tuesday, April 7, 7:00 PM
Author Elizabeth Rush will discuss her books about the impacts of climate change as part of Pepperdine University's Climate Calling Conference. The free event takes place in-person at Pepperdine's Elkins Auditorium. RSVPs are not required. For parking and other information, contact the Malibu Library at 310-456-6438 or MStallings@library.lacounty.gov. Additional details are also available at MalibuCity.org/LibrarySpeakers.
DOCUMENT SHRED & Household Hazardous and E-Waste Collection
Saturday, April 16, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, City Hall
Participate in Recycle Day and safely dispose of materials that don’t belong in the trash:
- Electronic waste recycling
- Household batteries
- Compact fluorescent light bulbs
- Oil and paint roundup
- Shred confidential documents (limit 5 boxes or 5 13-gallon bags)
Thursday, April 21, 10:00 AM
In partnership with the Malibu Library, the City offers an earth day inspired storytime and art activity for ages 2-5 at Bluffs Park. Pre-Registration is required at MalibuCity.org/register
Earth Day 52nd Anniversary
Earth Day was founded on April 22, 1970 as a day of environmental education and action. For details, visit EarthDay.org.
International Dark SKy Week
April 22 - 30
Malibu Organic Recycling Virtual Meeting
Thursday, April 28, 6:30 PM
The City and Los Angeles County Public Works (Malibu Garbage Disposal District) invite you to join a virtual community workshop to help community members learn about how to properly separate organic waste, and the importance of organics recycling to fighting climate change and reducing food waste. Representatives from Waste Management and Universal Waste Systems, Malibu’s waste haulers, will answer questions about their organic collection service. Register online.
Spring & Earth Day Giveaway for SENIORs
Friday, April 29, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Seniors are invited to celebrate Spring and Earth Day with the Malibu Senior Center. Stop by the outdoor patio next to the Senior Center to receive a goodie bag and say hello to staff. RSVP is required, please email MalibuSeniorCenter@MalibuCity.org or 310-456-2489 ext. 357.
Malibu Living Shoreline Community Restoration Event
Saturday, April 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Community members are invited to visit and help restore the Point Dume dune site of the Malibu Living Shoreline Project. The Bay Foundation staff will provide a brief introduction and discuss the significance of the project. Participants will support restoration and maintenance activities, including removing non-native vegetation, caring for native plants and seeds, and repairing other restoration elements. For more information visit MalibuCity.org/EnviroCalendar