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Community events for the weekend of April 20-21, 2013, include an Earth Day Celebration at the Olympic Sculpture Park, MOHAI Family Day and April Pools Day.

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Earth Day Celebration, Olympic Sculpture Park

Celebrate Earth Day, Arbor Day and spring in Seattle for all ages with hands-on environmental activities, tours on the history and ecology of the park; art-making inspired by the natural world; entertainment and natural, organic snacks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Olympic Sculpture Park, Broad Street and Elliott Avenue, Seattle; free (206-332-1377 or www.seattleartmuseum.org ).

MOHAI Family Day: Learn about the journey of food from farm to table, entertainment including magician Steve the Pretty Good and music by Caspar Babypants, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, MOHAI at Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; two-for-one admission for adults, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org).

April Pools Day: Water safety tips and family activities in and out of the water, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Southwest Pool, 2801 S.W. Thistle St., Seattle (206-684-7440 or www.seattle.gov/parks ); 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Evans Pool, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle (206-684-4961 or www.seattle.gov/parks); 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Medgar Evers Pool, 500 23rd Ave., Seattle (206-684-4766 or www.seattle.gov/parks ); free.

Newcastle Earth Day: Green products, Ranger Rick, crafts, goats, Pacific Science Center activities, music, electric cars, seminars, food trucks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Lake Boren Park, Southeast 84th Avenue and Coal Creek Parkway Southeast, Newcastle (206-795-5783 or newcastleweedwarriors.org).

Stargazing: Seattle Astronomical Society star parties to view the night-sky through telescopes, all ages welcome; inclement weather may cancel, 8 p.m. Saturday, Green Lake Park, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle; and Paramount Park, Eighth Avenue Northeast and Northeast 155th St., Shoreline; free (425-241-8094 or www.seattleastro.org).

Marine Mammal Mania: Wild Orca information and activities, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $13.95-$19.95 (206-682-3474 or www.seattleaquarium.org).

Woodland Park Zoo Spring Fling: Keeper talks, Zoomazium programs, animal feeding, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $8.75-$12.75 (206-548-2500 or www.zoo.org).

Spring Fair in Puyallup: Entertainment, 4H livestock show, pig racing, garden show, Fiesta Mexicana, carnival rides and games, Puyallup School District Science Fair, Aussie Kingdom animal show, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, Puyallup Fair and Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. S.W., Puyallup; $5.50-$10 (253-841-5045 or www.thefair.com).

Compiled by Madeline McKenzie: mmckenzie@seattletimes.com

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