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The 49th Annual Earth Day Celebration and Farmer’s Market
April 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pmFree
Come Celebrate With US–the Stewardship of the Earth!
• Local Music with Microwave Dave (1 p.m), Musgrove Sessions (11 a.m.) , and Wolves a Howlin’ (at their pleasure) • A Predatory Bird Show and Release (11 a.m.) • A NASA Weather Balloon Release 2:30 p.m. • Walk and Listen to Southern Appalachian Herbal Lore (2 p.m.) • Enjoy Healthy Food & Shop Our Farmer’s Market & Outfitters • And learn about the Agencies and Non-Profit Groups are doing to Protect Our Natural Environment— And a family Mountain Bike Ride to O’shaughnessy Point (about 1 hour–miles RT) at 12:30.
Bring Bike, water, gloves, and helmet–meet at OUTDOOR GEAR –Trailhead Bikes. Kids Hand’s on Stuff all day, including a Fossil Expert and Sliterin’–a reptile expert. Sign up for future trips, hikes, “kids in the Creek” and workshops Brought to you by The Flint River Conservation Association, Monte Sano State Park, and WAAY Channel 31 (Native Tree Giveaway to the first 200 folks)
Children are especially wanted to learn about their role in protection of the environment.