2011 By Chalie Covey
- Citizens For Clean and Green
- Roanoke Greenways
- Ride Solutions
- Sierra Club #1
- Sierra Club #2
- Soil Cultures
- Whippledale Dairy Farm
- Western VA Land Trust
- VA Conservation Network
- Roanoke Tree Stewards
- Ecological Reading Group
A Grassroot Festival since 1990. Raising awareness about community and the earth’s natural resources. The volunteer committee this year: Polly Branch (Artist and community organizer), Bonny Branch (Dancer and organizer) John Bryant (Roanoke Natural Food Co-op marketing), Tracy Garland (Natural Awakenings Magazine), Bill Modica (Sierra Club and other groups), Tom Maxey (sponsorship contact) Trish Wright (permaculture). Please contact Polly if you can join us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Activity and festival leaders include: MUSIC , WEB SITE DESIGN, SOCIAL MEDIA, ECOLOGICAL DEMOS, EDUCATION, HEALTH & WELLNESS, SPONSORS , CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES, LOGISTICS; TRAFFIC, PARKING AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS , ADVERTISMENT . If you can volunteer, contact Polly or please click on “Volunteer Information” at top of page, or to the right column.
You can also leave questions or contact Polly directly, email@example.com; or call
540- 598-1118, Or for Bill Modica: 540-387-2782 firstname.lastname@example.org thank you!
Earth Day Roanoke is a grassroots festival organized by volunteers like you since 1990. The number of participating environmental groups have ranged from 20 – 80 exhibition booths. Earth Day Roanoke has been held in different Roanoke Parks around the city and lately has been held in the historic Grandin Village of Roanoke. Past locations include: Wasena Park, Mill Mountain Park, Explore Park, and Highland Park.
As a grassroot citizens festival, please sign up and help if you can. Volunteer / contact form on home page.
Each year, opportunities change and expand according to the people who get involved. Festival areas include: Children’s activities, Education Booths, Food, Entertainment, Music, Art happenings, Healthy Demonstrations (Yoga, Martial Arts) and Hands on Ecological Models (Composting Displays). Thanks for sharing your inspirations, and for visiting EarthDayRoanoke.com