April 19, 2012
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Malynda Dorsey
Communications Specialist

Media Advisory: S.A.V.E. Hosts Annual Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 21

VALDOSTA -- Students Against Violating the Environment (S.A.V.E.) will host is annual Earth Day Celebration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21 in Drexel Park. This year's celebration will focus on the importance of eating locally grown foods and supporting local food establishments. The event will also feature musical performances from the Jason Brandt Band and Soul Tribe. The Earth Day Celebration offers a variety of activities for children of all ages, including a petting zoo and bounce house. Other participating organizations include the American Chemical Society, Blazer Gardens, Student Action Council, the VSU Horticulture Club and Wiregrass Activists for Clean Energy.

For more information, contact Thressea Boyd, assistant to the president for communications, at (229) 333-2157 or Malynda Dorsey, communications specialist, (229) 333-7177.