For Immediate Release
April 16, 2007

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

KDHE Hosts 2nd Annual Earth Day Fair April 20th on South Statehouse Lawn

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is hosting an Earth Day Fair on Friday, April 20 th from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on the south lawn of the Statehouse grounds. The celebration marks the second consecutive event at the Statehouse in recognition of World Earth Day on April 22.

Features at this year’s Earth Day Fair include:

Guest speakers will include representatives from KDHE, Shawnee County and the City of Topeka. The new Kansas Green Team Logo will be unveiled during the noon hour. Green Teams are being established to promote environmental stewardship.

For more information, contact Maureen Ruhlman at KDHE, 785-296-6596.