The 16th Annual Earth Day Celebration at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, is Saturday, April 26, 2014. Hope to see you!

The 16th Annual Earth Day Celebration at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, is Saturday, April 26, 2014. Hope to see you!

Happy Earth Week!

West Central Indiana’s largest and longest-running Earth Day celebration continues on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, near Terre Haute.

The 16th annual celebration is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (EDT) and is hosted by White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, a ministry of the Sisters of Providence.

Dozens of educational exhibits will be on display, food offered by local vendors, live music and children’s activities. Fun and educational for the entire family!

Admission is free. There are free-will offering opportunities at entrance gates to help with the cost of the event.

For more information, contact Robyn Morton at rmorton@spsmw.org or at 812-535-2932.

2014 Schedule:

11 a.m. Opening Native American drumming circle
11:30 a.m Tai Chi demo

11:30 a.m. Fodder demo
Noon Mark Booth’s Take Flight! Wildlife Education program
Noon Garden tour
12:30 p.m. Solly Burton and Brent McPike perform on mandolin and guitar
1 p.m. Silly Safaris live animal show
1:30 p.m. Alpaca shearing demonstration
2 p.m. Mari Hulman George School of Equine Studies stables tour
2-3 p.m. Roethele Art Studio open (Sister Jody O’Neil)
2:30 p.m. Mark Booth’s Take Flight! Wildlife Education program

Ongoing: Red’s Wagon Rides (pedi-cab), fodder demonstrations and lactation station for nursing moms ongoing throughout the event.


THANK YOU to our 2014 event sponsors
:
Garmong Construction,
Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet,
Terre Haute Convention and Visitor’s Bureau,
Goodwill Industries,
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College,
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology HERE,
Complete Outdoor,
Regional Hospital,
Baesler’s Market,
The Element/GraphicFX,
Terre Haute Chevrolet,
Dorsett Automotive,
ISU Credit Union,
Thompson’s Honda,
and Sisters of Providence.

Also, THANK YOU to our “Community” sponsors:
Vigo County Public Library
Arf Arf Doggie Day Camp,
Bud & Sons Auto,
Data Management Shredding,
Wabash Valley Habitat for Humanity ReStore,
Indiana State University Center for Community Engagement,
and Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce.

Thank you, sponsors!