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Lindenhurst Earth Day celebrates great outdoors

Published: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 1:08 p.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 1:10 p.m. CST
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(Candace H.Johnson)
Ethan Honey, 5, of Gurnee stands by his sister Evelyn, 4, as she takes basil seeds from Julie Kwasiborski, of Bristol, Wis., president of WeeBits, to plant them in a pot during Earth Day at the village of Lindenhurst Public Works on April 26.
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(Candace H.Johnson)
Ayudh Pati, 3, and his uncle, Ashwan, both of Lindenhurst, play with a kite during the eighth Annual Kite Fly “Flying for Kids” at Slove Park during Earth Day on April 26 in Lindenhurst.
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(Candace H.Johnson)
Emily Forsberg, 2, of Lindenhurst pets Whisper, a two-year-old Greyhound, representing USA Dog during Earth Day at the Village of Lindenhurst Public Works on April 26.
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Aubrey Stone, 3, of Lindenhurst makes a bird feeder during Earth Day at the Village of Lindenhurst Public Works.

LINDENHURST – Families enjoyed fun in the sun during the village of Lindenhurst's Earth Day event April 26. Residents learned about environmental preservation and sustainability. Events included a village-wide cleanup, kids activities – including flying kites – and more. The event was hosted by the Environmental Activity and Education Commission.

For information, visit www.llindenhurstil.org.

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