Kentucky Dam Village Holding Special Earth Day Events



GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park and the Marshall County Soil and Water Conservation District are holding special events on April 22 to celebrate Earth Day. 
 
Here is a listing of the events for the day:
 
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Community Thank You Give Away – Lobby Entrance Patio. Chat with representatives from Kentucky Division of Forestry, Marshall County Soil and Water Conservation District (MCSWCD) and the park naturalist and pick up some earth-friendly giveaway items.
 
10 a.m.: Landscaping Basics – Start at Lobby entrance patio. Walk the park with Kentucky Dam Village's landscape gardener for a hands-on outdoor workshop on edible landscaping, butterfly gardening, deer issues, and low-input sustainable gardening.
 
Noon: Trail Grand Opening – Marina Pavilion No. 1. Explore the new trail on a 1.5-mile  interpretive walk with our park naturalist.
 
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Electronic Recycling Drop-Off – Lobby parking lot. Bring your unwanted electronics to be recycled by Marshall County Recycling.
 
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Raffle Tickets – Lobby entrance. Enter a raffle to win a rain barrel. Proceeds will go to MCSWCD’s environmental education program. 
Contact Laura Jackson at 270-362-4276 or laura.jackson@ky.gov for additional information.
 
Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park at Gilbertsville features a lodge, cottages, campground, golf course, marina, convention center and full-service restaurant.
 

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