- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 5, 2014

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City is hosting several events as Earth Day on April 22 nears.

On March 30, NW 23rd Street between Western and Robinson will be vehicle-free from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. so families can run, ride bikes, take exercise classes and more without worries about cars.

A free annual eco-celebration will take place on April 12 at Martin Park Nature Center. It will include eco-friendly talks and demonstrations on invasive species. Also on April 12, residents can shred and recycle personal documents for free from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 5519 NE 4th St or take part in a wildlife refuge cleanup at Lake Overholser. The cleanup begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m.

METRO Transit will be offering free bus rides on April 22.

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