Northfield’s 5th Perennial Earth Day Celebration!
Friday April 25 and Saturday April 26th
Friday April 25 “Community Solar 101” 6:30-8pm
A free presentation
First United Church of Christ 300 Union St
Saturday April 26th
Free Skill Building Earth Day Workshops and Tours-
11:00am- 4:30p-(registration required)- some workshops may fill up fast…
” Making Goat Cheese 101″(full),“Wool Dryer Balls with Simple Harvest Farm”, “Basic Bicycle Maintenance & Rules of the Road”, “ Native Shrub Planting at the Carleton College Arboretum”, “Make your own Kombucha”, “Rising CO2, Ocean Acidification and You”, “All Energy Solar Tours”, “ Make a Raised Bed with Free Food Help Yourself” ,“Tree planting and Trimming with the City of Northfield”, “Tour a Home with Rainwater, Solar, and Pedal-Power”, “Sew a snack bag for your Lunch”, “Recycled Sculpture”, “Felted Wool Nests”, “Bases for Vases” All are welcome!
5pm- Weitz Center Carleton College Free Soup Supper and Pot Luck
Join us at 5pm and visit local sustainability exhibitors and enjoy our before dinner entertainment which includes:
5pm- Arcadia African Drumming
5:10- Mrs. Fischers 3rd grade singers
5:25 Prairie Creek Community singers
5:35- Free Soup supper and pot luck starts-(registration required) Soup, bowls and bread provided - Register to help us know how much soup to make.
Please bring: your own plates and utensils (We will have a stack as well)
6:15- Visit local sustainability exhibitors
Green Crafts for kids
Earthy Ambience background music
Dessert (made by Carls) and Coffee
7:00 Bring your instruments and voice we will end the day with a Community Jam session
Questions or for more information: email@example.com
Thank you to all our Sponsors!
- Transition Northfield
- First UCC
- The Center for Community and Civic Engagement – Carleton
- Cannon River Watershed Partnership
- Just Food Co-op
- All Energy Solar
- Northfield Rotary Club
- Organic Farming Works
- Life Skills Education
- Eco Gardens
- Thousand Hills Cattle Co.
- Montessori Children’s House
- Sustane Natural Fertilizer
- The League of Women Voters