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Earth Day

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Native groups enlarge Earth Day celebration

With the presence of 14 Native American groups, the Aquarena Springs Earth Day celebration Saturday was larger than ever. Above, Mario Garza of the Indigenous Cultures Institute gave blessings using incense for 45 minutes.

Monday, April 20th, 2009

Doggett to keynote Earth Day festivities

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett will be the keynote speaker at Texas State University's 3rd Annual Aquarena Earth Day Celebration on the shores of Spring Lake, the San Marcos River headwaters.