Earth Week

Earth week will be from April 29 - May 6.  Celebrate our planet with a variety of earth friendly activities and information.  Earth Week leads up to the Environmental Fun Fair at the Springbrook Nature Center on May 7th from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  You can find more about the Environmental Fun Fair at

  1. April 29 Arbor Day
  2. April 30 Haz. Waste Drop Off
  3. April 30 Park Clean-Up Day
  4. May 1 Bike Day
  5. May 2 Recycling & Organics Day
  6. May 3 Adopt-A-Drain or Park
  7. May 4 Garden Day
  8. May 5 Electric Vehicle Day
  9. May 6  Energy Day

Arbor Day

Celebrate trees this Arbor Day! Trees make help clean our air and water, sequester carbon, and beautify our city. 

Arbor Day Tree Hunt at Riverview Heights Park

Explore Riverview Heights Park and see if you can find all 10 stars hidden throughout the park along the trail.  Good luck and have fun! 

Tree Identification

What is that tree?  Test your tree knowledge by using this interactive guide from Arbor Day Foundation. 

Plant a Tree!  

As the saying goes, "The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is today."  Consider planting a tree in your yard!  The City of Fridley has an online tree planting guide to help you decide which tree and location will be the best for you.  

Tree Sale

Each year, the City of Fridley provides discounted trees to residents.  This year, trees will be on sale in July for pickup in the fall. Check in at for more information.