Town celebrates Earth Day

Christine Cummings held an American kestrel at the Barkhamsted Earth Day Festival on Sunday, April 26, at People’s State Forest. Photo by Jesse Williams

BARKHAMSTED — The town’s second annual Earth Day festival was held at People’s State Forest on Sunday, April 26.

The celebration of nature and natural resources included various informational activities, presentations and shows prepared by community members and organizations. 

The event also included a volunteer cleanup of nearby West River Road.

Hot dogs, hamburgers and cupcakes were provided free of charge.

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