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Apr 10 2018 . 3 min read
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Celebrate Earth Day April 22

Celebrate Earth Day April 22

Take Flight 

This Earth Day wander through the Springs Preserve’s unique Butterfly Habitat and witness the fascinating dance between butterflies, the plants that sustain them, and their important role as pollinators in the ecosystem. You'll emerge from the Butterfly Habitat at Springs Preserve with a better understanding of the environment needed for the survival of these spectacular animals. Tickets are $3 for non-members; $2 for Springs Preserve value members. The seasonal habitat is open daily from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. through May 28. springspreserve.org 

Power to the Petal 

Give your pre-roll a rosy flair. Rolling your cannabis in rose petals is trending right now. All you need is rose petals and an oven-safe pan. Line three petals together on oven-safe pan, then set your oven to broil, and put them in for about 10 seconds. After removing the pan, the next step is to line up the petals by licking the bottoms. They should all be sticking together. Now, place them back on the pan and back in the oven for 10 more seconds. Remove and wait about two minutes before adding bud. They will be nice and crisp, but workable. Finally, drop in your strain of choice, already ground up, and proceed rolling as normal.

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Go Green 

In its eighth year, GREENFest is a solar-powered festival and Earth Day celebration that brings together Southern Nevada's sustainable community to educate the public about various ways to become more sustainable, including environmental topics and exhibits to create a more enjoyable and healthy lifestyle. Held at Downtown Summerlin’s Pavilion from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, attendees can plug-in by participating in the third annual 'Drive Clean Energy Las Vegas' procession, imbibe at the beer and wine garden, check out organic gardening and composting demos, and go on treasure hunts. greenfestlv.com

Cheers to the Healing Panda 

Toast Mother Earth with a Pink Dragon Protein Shake or Beet Limeade juice from Kenny Knoll’s gluten-free cafe and bakery, Great Grubbing, in Henderson. While you’re there order the café’s Fully Loaded Egg BLT smeared with a tongue tantalizingly fresh guacamole spread so good it assures a return visit. Before you leave, check out his new product line, The Healing Panda, made with pure CBD isolates out of Colorado. From CBD-infused olive oil, peanut butter and doggy treats to fat-burning coffee, gummies and chocolate, you will be very happy you stopped by this hidden gem. greatgrubbing.com, thehealingpanda.com

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