Summerland’s Earth Week festivities start Sunday April 14th and run until Sunday April 21st.
There are a variety of events for people of all ages and interests.
Check out the events at www.summerlandearthweek.ca.
Some events include:
- · Geocaching Earth Day Challenge: Fun individual, group or family event happening all week long!
- · “Irrigating your Food Garden for Water Conservation” Workshop: Sunday April 14, 2013 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at Grasslands Nursery
- · “Queen of the Sun ” Film: Tuesday April 16, 2013 at 6:30 PM at Centre Stage Theatre, Main Street
- · Philosophers’ Café: “Farmland Forever-Preserving Land and Water for Food”: Wednesday April 17, 2013 at 6:30 PM at Centre Stage Theatre, Main Street
- · Thursday April 18 at 1:30 PM – Drought Tolerant Tree Tour and 2:30 PM – Mason Bee Hive-Building at the Summerland Ornamental Gardens House Research Station
- · WALKING TOUR – History, Geology, Wildflowers and Wildlife of Prairie Valley: Thursday April 18 from 1:00 TO 4:00 PM Meet at Summerland Rodeo Grounds
- · Unveiling of Summerland’s Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Friday April 19, 2013 at 2:30 PM District Hall – South Parking Lot
- · Earth Week Street Festival Friday April 19, 2013 from 3:00 to 6:00 PM on Main Street, Summerland
- o Provide your input on proposed transit service changes. Go to this link to fill out a survey http://www.bctransit.com/transitfuture/
- o Cardboard City: Summerland’s Urban Growth Strategy www.futuresummerland.com/
- o Recycled Materials Fashion Show (IOOF Hall)
- o Prizes for best decorated bicycles. Also featuring live music, information booths, and food stalls!
- · Imagination Station: Saturday April 20, 2013 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM Summerland Art Gallery
- · Events under the TENT: Saturday April 20, 2013 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at the Big Red Tent – outside Summerland Library on Wharton Street
- · WALKING TOUR – History, Geology, Wildflowers and Wildlife of Prairie Valley: Saturday April 20, 2013 from 1:00 TO 4:00 PM Meet at Summerland Rodeo Grounds
- · 7th Annual Earth Day Celebration: Sunday April 21, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Dale Meadows Sports Complex
Hope to see you there!