The Chesterfield Earth Day Festival is celebrating its 28th year. The celebration, held at Chesterfield Mall, is free and open to the public.
The festival features exhibitors from conservation organizations, vendors selling recycled art and craft items, tree seedling giveaways and more. A recycling drive-through will take place in the south parking lot from 9 a.m to noon. Items accepted include bicycles, single-stream recyclables, electronics, clothing, building materials and some electronics.
9 a.m. to noon at Chesterfield Mall (Sears parking lot).
More information and a list of accepted recyalable items: chesterfield.mo.us
Explore the St. Louis Zoo after dark at Boo at the Zoo. Bring your little ghouls and goblins to this non-scary celebration designed just for kids. Though this is not a trick-or-treating experience, costumes are encouraged, and each child 12 and under will receive a treat bag when they leave.
Engage your young scientist in science-related learning at the Saint Louis Science Center's Preschool Science Series. Through interactive stories and hands-on exploration, children learn about science, as well as language, problem-solving and social skills.