Special Events



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Special Events

Our annual Celebrate the Earth Festival features a local green vendors, live music, face painting and other free family entertainment. Take the self-guided Greener Gardens Tour in May, featuring local homes that showcase water-efficient gardens, then visit the free Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Expo featuring gardening professionals and industry experts.

These are just two examples of the great activities happening at the Center all year long. From e-waste recycling drop-offs to Roseville Electric Utilities' popular LED Holiday Light Exchange, events at the Utility Exploration Center build on the investment of Roseville’s Utilities in the community. Come explore with us!


Call us at 916.746.1550 to register for the Greener Gardens Tour.


8th Annual Celebrate the Earth Festival — Saturday, April 18

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Everyone is welcome at this FREE family event, brought to you by Roseville Electric Utility and Environmental Utilities, sponsored by Whole Foods Market Roseville and hosted by the Utility Exploration Center. Join us for an exciting day of delicious local food, green vendors and entertainment for the whole family including live music, face painting, animal shows and more. Find out more.

10am-3pm

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FREE


E-Waste and Paper Shredding Drop-Off — Saturday, May 2

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Drive Up and Let Us Do the Rest! Bring your e-waste to us and we will recycle it for free. E-waste is recycled by SIMS Recycling Solutions, an international recycling company with a sorting and shredding facility in Roseville. Bring your secure documents and have up to three file boxes shredded for free (additional boxes of documents may be shredded for $6 per box). Make sure your bank statements, tax documents and other important information doesn’t fall into the hands of identity thieves. Secure shredding provided by Shred-it.

10am-1pm

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Greener Gardens Tour & DIY Expo — Saturday, May 16

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Integrating water conservation into your home does not have to impact style, beauty, comfort or lifestyle! Visit up to ten Roseville gardens reflecting some of the the best examples of sustainable living in the region. Gardens are selected for their efficient use of water and participation in Roseville’s Cash for Grass Rebate Program.

The free Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Expo features River-Friendly Landscaping Green Gardener professionals, University of California Master Gardeners and other industry experts. Displays include UC Davis Arboretum All-Star plants, the Green Gardens Photo Gallery and exhibitors featuring water-wise products. Demonstrations include irrigation, composting, sheet mulching and more. Find out more.

9am-3pm

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Garden Tour - $5 per family, DIY Expo - FREE


E-Waste and Paper Shredding Drop-Off — Saturday, September 12
At Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive in Roseville

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Drive Up and Let Us Do the Rest! Bring your e-waste to us and we will recycle it for free. E-waste is recycled by SIMS Recycling Solutions, an international recycling company with a sorting and shredding facility in Roseville. Bring your secure documents and have up to three file boxes shredded for free (additional boxes of documents may be shredded for $6 per box). Make sure your bank statements, tax documents and other important information doesn’t fall into the hands of identity thieves. Secure shredding provided by Shred-it.

9am-noon

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FREE