State Representative Jim Ananich (D-Flint) will visit a local elementary school today to highlight Earth Day. Ananich plans to discuss the benefits of recycling and renewable energy with the students.

In a news release, Ananich said "it's never too early to start learning about the benefits of using our resources wisely. Recycling, renewable energy, and conservation create great potential for jobs and healthier lives for generations to come."

Ananich's visit will be at Syring Elementary in Swartz Creek.