The 28th annual
Earth Day Roanoke Festival
and Roanoke Tree Steward’s
– free tree give away –
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Roanoke – Tree City USA
Celebrates Arbor Day
with all our favorite Earth Day educators
Location: Elmwood Park’s upper pathway
9 AM – 2 PM
Earth Day is recognized across the nation and the world. Communities create festivals, teach-ins, actions, art installations and school projects. Plan an Earth Day
project with your class or family, and join us on April 22.
Earth Day Roanoke festival, since 1990.
You make a difference. Protect natural resources.
Become a tree steward, or master gardener. Volunteer with one of Roanoke’s many environmental organizations.
Come learn how!
Roanoke is known for expanding its environmental awareness and practices. A strong citizen influence has provided consistent motivation to recognize sustainability needs.
Earth Day Roanoke Educators :
Earth Day premiers experienced, professional, and local citizen trail blazers. Receive helpful tips and find new collaborators.
Get inspired by leaders in green practices,
planning and advocacy.
Learn about neighborhood projects and how you can be more green at home. Learn about dozens of environmental organizations, community groups and their volunteers. Meet City representatives who give advise about local resources and provide children’s activities.
We welcome your participation.
Education options & contact .
Can you partner with us and provide a kid’s activity? Please send info to EarthDayRoanoke@gmail.com
Subject line: Kid’s Activity or Special Demonstration
Environmental organizations, Farmers, Green advocates, Community education, Green crafts and businesses
Registration email invites will be sent. If you are not already a seasoned Earth Day participant, send in your contact and a detailed description of your educational / green booth or craft to: EarthDayRoanoke@gmail.com Please note: Type in subject line “Registration” We can only accept a limited number of booths in this year’s location.
Volunteers are vital to the process of hosting a festival for Earth Day.
Join the team today, and take a role.
Volunteer opportunities, committee work, special support.
PLEASE NOTE in subject line: Volunteer or Registration or Kid’s Activity or Question or Follow up. Depending on your area of interest and participation.