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St. George Day Earth Festival

St. George Day is an annual festival celebrating Earth Day, the arts, and dragons, of course! Highlights this year include the opportunity to meet accomplished naturalists Leslie Day and Trudy Smoke and buy autographed copies of their book, as well as tree give-aways, and a Great Tree Walk through neighboring streets, starting at 3 p.m. and led by arborist John Kilcullen. There will also be DIY crafting workshops, art vendors, dance performances, live music, and more. (Free. Sat., Apr. 21. Noon to 8 p.m. Tompkinsville Park, Staten Island.)

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