Earth Day

Join us for a full filled afternoon celebrating our planet. Earth Day will take place on April 27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Slayter Creek Park.


  • Live Animal Demonstrations
    • 11 a.m. to noon: Blackland Prairie Raptor Center Live Raptor Demonstration under the pavilion
    • 1-3 p.m.: Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary Live Animal Ambassadors
    • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Collin County Hobby Beekeepers Association Honey Princess Aubrey Live Hive Demonstration
  • Live Music - 12:30-2:30 p.m. under the pavilion
  • Food Trucks
  • Crafts
  • Seed plantings
  • Tie-Dye Station *Free while supplies last
  • Pet Adoptions by Collin County Animal Services

Household Hazardous Waste Takeback

Reduce, Dispose, and Donate

Spring clean for a cause! A part of the Earth Day Celebration at Slayter Creek Park.

Household Hazardous Waste disposal bins will be onsite. Read guidelines here.

Grace Place Food Pantry will accept in-date shelf stable food items.

Trusted World will accept gently used clothing items.

Mission Regan will accept medical items (Examples: hospital beds, canes, crutches, wheelchairs, shower chairs, and care supplies (no medication).

Anna Police Department will be hosting the annual Drug Take-Back event at the Municipal Complex.

Parking Information

Event parking will be available in the south lot of Slayter Creek Park (next to football stadium) or Slayter Creek Middle School. 

To join the household hazardous waste takeback line enter on the east entrance of Slayter Creek Park.