Save the date – Saturday, April 23, 2016
Festival located in
– Wasena Park, by the beautiful Roanoke river and green way.
Earth Day is recognized across the nation and the world. Communities create festivals, teach-ins, actions, art installations and all kinds of school projects.
Plan an Earth Day project with your class or family. Roanoke’s premier Green education Festival has grown each year since 1990. Come enjoy a great day with friends, family and neighbors from across the City and surrounding Counties.
Volunteers are vital to the process of hosting a festival for Earth Day.
Join the team today, and take a role.
Be the manager for the Children’s area, or coordinate our green needs (recycling, or transportation), organize an activity, or bring co-workers out to help with parking or helping groups set up their booths.
Volunteer jobs and contact info.
Roanoke is known for expanding its environmental awareness and practices. A strong citizen influence has provided the consistent motivation and support for recognizing our needs and learning about sustainability.
Earth Day is the premier day for meeting inspired and experienced professionals and local trail blazers. Get to know friendly Master Gardeners and receive helpful tips. Get inspired by leaders in green practices , planning and advocacy. Learn about Neighborhood projects and how you can be more green at home. City representatives give advise about local resources and provide children’s activities. Dozens of Environmental Organizations, community groups and hands on activities excite young and old.
Speakers and workshop leaders send us your title description: Bee keeping, Environmental protection, creative recycling, alternative energy, gardening, biodynamics, nutrition, permaculture, greening the City & your neighborhoods, or other topics. Send us your proposal. We welcome your participation.
Education options & contact .
The Children’s area will expand this year! Earth Day kids are great learners. Send us your activity or workshop proposal. Field, Forest and River education, Outdoor Skills, crafts or green education games…
Send us your information & contact info.. See form below.
Children’s Education info. & contact
Environmental organizations, Farmers, Green advocates, Community education, Food, Green crafts or businesses
Registration forms and online options available soon. If you haven’t participated in a couple of years, please introduce yourself to us today. Contact: