Keep Knoxville Beautiful’s Talking Tree will be at Barnes and Noble on Saturday, April 23 to help celebrate Earth Day. Barnes and Noble is located in the Suburban Shopping Center at 8029 Kingston Pike in Knoxville.

The Talking Tree will lead three story times about recycling, litter, and taking care of the environment. After story time, she will host earth-focused crafts and games. The programs will start at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00.

The Talking Tree has been a beloved and well-known visitor to Knox County schools classrooms for the last 30 years, and may even be familiar to some parents in the audience.

5% of sales at Barnes and Noble on April 23 will benefit Keep Knoxville Beautiful when Keep Knoxville Beautiful is mentioned at the register.