River Bend Nature Center is hosting an Earth Day Geocache-In Trash Out! River Bend Nature Center staff is inviting you to come to celebrate Earth Day with their geocache-In Trash Out program on Saturday, April 20th from 10 AM to 2 PM.

Spend Earth Day cleaning up one of our incredible resources in the community. Cache In Trash Out® is an ongoing environmental initiative supported by the worldwide geocaching community and encourages people to get out and clean up the community. River Bend will be hosting a Cache In Trash Out® event to celebrate Earth Day. Come and celebrate with River Bend Nature Center as trash is picked up all the while finding a few of the Nature Center's new geocaches.

This program is free and open to all ages. Pre-registration is requested, but not required for this program. For more information or to register, please call River Bend at 507.332.7151 or visit their website at www.rbnc.org.

Also going on at the River Bend Nature Center in the next few weeks will be the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, May 4!

This is the last week to pre-register for the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Breakfast. There are distances for every age and ability from 50K, 25K, 10K, to a one-mile walk. Registrants receive admission to the pancake breakfast with real maple syrup that was made at the River Bend Nature Center! Pre-registration runs through Friday, April 19 which will guarantee the availability of shirts.  After that, registrations will be welcomed through race day, although shirts may not be available. All registrants receive admission to the pancake breakfast. For more information or to register, please call River Bend at 507.332.7151 or visit their website at www.rbnc.org/fun-run.