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For Immediate Release
Weekend Events and Activities for Kids and Adults
NEWARK, Del. - In honor of the 43rd annual Earth Day Celebration, Delmarva Power will be supporting the Delaware environment and participating in the following local events:
Saturday, April 20, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Newark Center for Creative Learning Kid's Greenfest
Saturday, April 20, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wilmington Riverfront Earth Day Festival
Monday, April 22, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
City of Wilmington Earth Day at Rodney Square
DelTech Community College Earth Day - Picnic for the Planet
The aforementioned events will feature displays and energy saving information for children and adults alike.
"We encourage everyone to come out and join Delmarva Power as we celebrate and honor the environment that we work, play, live in and respect. Our exhibits are education, interactive, family friendly and fun," says Gary Stockbridge, President of Delmarva Power.
About Delmarva Power: Delmarva Power, a public utility owned by Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POM), provides safe and reliable energy to more than 500,000 electric delivery customers in Delaware and Maryland and over 122,000 natural gas delivery customers in northern Delaware.