11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN

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No registration required.

Cost: Freewill donation

All times are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Providence Associate Jan Surber (left) volunteers helping with children’s crafts at the Sisters of Providence White Violet Center for Eco-Justice Earth Day event at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, in April 2014.Lots to learn and do at this jam-packed celebration of Earth. Bring the kids and enjoy the day. West Central Indiana’s largest and longest-running Earth Day celebration continues on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, near Terre Haute.

Mini-workshops, pony rides, bicycle blessing, food vendors including the hot and savory Sati Babi and Petty Pit Shop who’s new this year, nearly 40 booths selling handmade and homemade items, Silly Safari, alpaca shearing, bake sale and much more!


11 a.m. New Farm Store opens
11 a.m. Pony rides begin (ongoing)
11 a.m. Knit with a Nun (ongoing)
11:30 a.m. Cooking workshop (healthy smoothies & salads)
11:30 a.m. Bicycle Blessing near Farm Store
Noon Take Flight! Wildlife presentation
Noon USDA certified organic garden tour
12:30 p.m. Lobbying 101 workshop
1 p.m. Making your home energy efficient
1 p.m. Silly Safari
1 p.m. Alpaca shearing
1:30 p.m. Cooking workshop (healthy smoothies & salads)
2 p.m. Human banner aerial photo
2:30 p.m. Take Flight! Wildlife presentation
2:30 p.m. SMWC Equine Studies barn tour
2:30 p.m. Sister Jody O’Neil Art Studio tour



We have various levels of sponsorship available for you to support the Earth Day Celebration. Please call Mission Advancement office at 812-535-2817 or email zpies@spsmw.org for more detailed information.

THANK YOU to our 2017 event sponsors

“Sustainability” Sponsors:

Garmong Construction,
Hux Oil Corp.,
Jewett Printing-Woodburn Graphics-Recognition Plus,
John Kennedy,
Old National Insurance,
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College,
Sycamore Drywall & Painting, LLC,
Terre Haute Convention and Visitor’s Bureau,
Tribune Star.

“Locally Grown” Sponsors:

B & T Drainage, Inc.,
E-Z Clean Products Corporation,
First Financial Bank,
Gibson Teldata, Inc.,
Graphic FX,
Keyes Mailing Service,
Sycamore Engineering, Inc.,
Terre Haute Savings Bank,
Wabash Capital.

Community” sponsors:

Apple House Blooms Bros,
Baesler’s Market,
Bovard Studio, Inc.,
CS Technology Center, LLC,
Cox, Zwerner, Gambill and Sullivan, LLP,
Duke Energy,
Graham Feed Company,
Henderson Transfer Co., Inc.,
Indiana State University Federal Credit Union,
Industrial Supply Co.,
Mike’s Market, Jaspreet Rawala & Paramjit Mawi,
Silly Safaris,
Thompson’s Honda.

“Friends of the Woods”:

Associated Roofing Prof. Inc.,
Big Picture Data,
Helms & Ruble Forestry-Ruble Aquatic Management, LLC,
Humphrey’s Outdoor Power Inc.,
J.R. Pharmacy,
Sati Bati, Inc.

Thank you very much for your support, sponsors!