SATURDAY, APRIL 21 | 11AM – 4:30PM

ELMWOOD PARK

Green Omaha Coalition is sponsoring the Demonstration Tent at Earth Day Omaha on Saturday, April 21, 2018 in Elmwood Park from 11am-4:30pm. Come out to participate in a series of 25-minute, interactive demonstrations and find out how to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle!

DEMONSTRATION TENT SCHEDULE:

11:00 AM  Environmental Advocacy – Chelsea Johnson, Nebraska League of Conservation Voters

11:30 AM  Tree Planting – Diana Failla, Urban Bird & Nature Alliance and Midtown Neighborhood Alliance

12:00 PM  How to Support Monarchs & Other Pollinators – Nancy Scott, Master Gardener

12:30 PM  Industrial Hemp: “That ditchweed along your fence might be more valuable than your corn” – Allan Jenkins, Professor of Economics at University of Nebraska-Kearney

1:00 PM   Hydroponics – John Geringer, Science Teacher at Creighton Prep

1:30 PM   Urban Chickens & Turkeys – Jeanine Brooks, The Chicken Underground

2:00 PM   Urban Beekeeping – Bob Cook, Omaha Bee Club

2:30 PM   Bus Riding 101 – Linda Barritt, Metro Transit Omaha

3:00 PM   Solar Panel Demonstration – Eric Williams, Nebraskans for Solar

3:30 PM   Storm Water Management – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater

4:00 PM   Rain Barrel Demonstration – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater

Plus, we will have a booth where you can find out more about the Green Omaha Coalition. Stop by and meet us!

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GreenOmaha.org/DemoTent

Earth Day Omaha is the area’s single largest environmental event! There will be speakers, booths, demonstrations, children’s activities, tree climbing, food, beer garden, bike parking, health & wellness demonstrations, the Friend of the Environment awards, bands, candidate forums, speakers, and a presentation by Joel Sartore on his National Geographic Photo Ark.

See a schedule of the entire day’s events!
EarthDayOmaha.org/Schedule

Check out the website and Facebook page for updates!