More than 5,200 cities and towns in 135 countries worldwide switched off their lights for Earth Hour 2011 alone, sending a powerful message for action on climate change. It also ushered in a new era with members going Beyond the Hour to commit to lasting action for the planet. Without a doubt, it’s shown how great things can be achieved when people come together for a common cause.
How to Get involved this year:
- join millions of others by turning your lights out tomorrow night (Saturday March 31, 2012) between 8:30pm – 9:30pm
- check out the EarthHour website for lots of other great ideas to have a positive impact on the environment.
- Let your kids play the Pocoyo game on the EarthHour website and learn about recycling.
- Attend the Toronto EarthHour Event