Earth Day

Earth Day

For many SSAFE members, everyday is Earth Day!
Find inspirational ideas and materials to use for your community Earth day/Week/Month below.

SSAFE Earth Day Materials

Add an ACTION to your Earth Day Educational activities!

Forest Funding in Farm Bill Flyer PDF File

Click above to download the Action Alert Tabling Packet

Starting March 15th and running until May 1st, the SSAFE Advocacy Team will be collecting signatures on a petition urging Congress to keep funding for climate-smart forestry practices in the Farm Bill. 🌲

Please consider downloading the printable packet to the left to supplement your Earth Day activities by offering residents a way to add their support for healthy forests!

Note: This tabling packet is filled with optional activities. Feel free to pick and choose actions to suit your Earth Day needs. 

You may find these printable flyers useful for your Earth Day activities.

“What is SSAFE ?”
printable flyer

The “What is SSAFE?” 2-page flyer may be useful to encourage residents to sign up and become more involved. It can be printed double-sided to save paper.

Carbon Footprint & Energy Audit flyer

The “Carbon Footprint & Energy Audit” flyer is a useful tool to educate residents about the concepts around getting to “net-zero”. 

SSAFE Membership 
Sign-up Sheet

The “SSAFE sign-up sheet is a convenient way to sign-up new members. Remember to send the sheet to when you are done. 

Climate Jingles for
“Burma Shave” signs

Originating from Kendal at Lexington, use these  jingles for “Burma Shave” style road signs or any other rhyming needs! See this link for sign ideas.

Earth Day Ideas!

1. See what SSAFE Chapters are planning for 2024 Earth Day/Week/Month!

Click here to see a “live” working document which will be updated throughout March and April, 2024. 👀

2. Videos to compliment the SSAFE Action Alert 🌲

Consider playing Mosaic for Earth in your community auditorium 🎶 

Our Planet | Forests, 48 minutes, narrated by David Attenborough, available on Netflix (  and free on YouTube (

Our Planet “How to Restore Forests”, 8 minutes, watch for free at:

TED Talk “How trees talk to each other”, 18 minutes, by Suzanne Simard, 2016, available to watch free at:

3. Books to Display on Forests 🌲

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate―Discoveries from A Secret World (The Mysteries of Nature, 1) by by Peter Wohlleben (Author), 2106, Greystone Books,

Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest by Suzanne Simard, 2022, Knopf Doubleday

SSAFE Earth Day Photo Album!