Friday, April 19th, 2013

Floyd Earth Day Celebration

Floyd Earth Day Celebration 2013 Saturday, April 20.

FREE fun and learning 10 AM till 4 PM at the Floyd EcoVillage off 718 Franklin Pike on Eco Village Trail.

All day fun for kids – a huge bouncy caterpillar, miniature donkeys to pet, short eco hikes, eco crafts and games, wiggly worms, furry rabbits, free seedlings All day learning and fun for adults too.

Main Schedule:
10:00 OPENING & EcoVillage Tour
10:30 Barbara Pleasant on Composting
11:30 The State of Floyd Ecology, Lydeana Martin & Mike Burton
12:45 The Blackberries – Junior Bluegrass Band
1:20 Fred First nature hike and Jason Rutledge on sustainable forestry
2:15 Chain Saw lessons with John Hairfield
3:00 Eco Village Tour Presentations – all day – inside and outside Eco Village Greenhouse and Straw-bale Chicken coop Logging Draft Horse Team Sustain Floyd Plenty! Spikenard Bee Sanctuary NRV Master Gardeners plant clinic NRV Master Naturalists Floyd Extension Agency Upcycling Exhibit Healthy Water For Me Blue Ridge Land Conservancy Blue Skies – Solar cooker 7 Springs Farm Blue Mountain School Floyd County Comprehensive Plan Fitness Walkers Partnership for Floyd