Rio Rancho Earth Day
On April 22, the city of Rio Rancho hosts an Earth Day celebration that highlights efforts to increase energy efficiency, improve green practices, decrease our carbon footprint and promote sustainable living.
The Sandoval County Master Gardeners participate in this event by giving away tree seedlings and handing out gardening brochures.
1. Contact "Keep Rio Rancho Beautiful" staff to determine date, location and what tree seedlings will be distributed.
2. Enlist volunteers to assist with the event and remind them to wear name tags.
3. Equipment needed includes a SCMG banner, appropriate NMSU brochures and handouts.
4. Meet with person(s) who will assume committee duties to transfer information and details regarding the event.