Sarpy County Earth Day

             


NOON – 4PM
 Bellevue Public Schools 
 LIED ACTIVITY CENTER
       2700 Arboretum Drive, Bellevue, NE  

The annual Sarpy County Earth Day Celebration & Expo will feature fun and educational environmentally friendly activities, with a highlight on the environmental efforts in our community.

This is a FREE, indoor event open to the public! All ages welcome!



SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017
BPS LIED ACTIVITY CENTER, 2700 ARBORETUM DR.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Athletic Event Late Registration & T-shirt/Packet Pick Up @ Lied Activity Center
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Tables & Stage Set Up, Signage


SUNDAY, APRIL 30, 2017
BPS LIED ACTIVITY CENTER, 2700 ARBORETUM DR.
9:00 a.m. – Volunteers Set Up, Check In & Late Registration (MixxedFit/ZUMBAthon)
10:00 a.m.
– MixxedFit/ZUMBAthon & Expo Set up
11:00 a.m.
Check In & Late Registration (5k Run/Walk)
1
2:00 p.m. – Opening Ceremony (Welcome, Invocation, Flags), 5k Run/Walk, Educational Speaker Series, Indoor/Outdoor Expo, Youth Activities
1:45 p.m. – 5k Awards
3:00 p.m. – Trashion Show, Environment Champion Awards
4:00 p.m. – Event Ends

EDUCATIONAL SPEAKER SERIES
–12:10 to 3:00 p.m.–
12:10-12:30 p.m. – Let's Eat Investment Group,
Local Food Networks
12:30-1:00 p.m. – Gifford Farm,
Sustainable Agriculture and Youth Programs
1:00-1:30 p.m. –
Papio-Missouri River Natural Resources District, NRD introduction and current ballot measures - free tree seedlings
1:30-2:00 p.m. – Transduction Technologies,
Residential Home Energy Audits
2:00-2:30 p.m. – Nebraska Invasive Program,
Invasive Species Management
2:30-3:00 p.m. – City of Bellevue Solid Waste/ Parks & Rec Dept.,
PAYT Pilot, Public Space Recycling, Management of Organic Waste in Parks


INDOOR/OUTDOOR EXPO
–12:00 to 4:00 p.m.–

Recycling, Wildlife & Habitat Conservation, Renewable Energy, Local Food, Gardening. Green Products, Eco-friendly Vehicle Showcase & More!

YOUTH ACTIVITIES
–12:00 to 4:00 p.m.–
Face Painting, Pollinator Gardening Activity, Live Animals,
Storytelling, Book Giveaway, Tree Games & More!

PLUS! Youth Trashion Show, Electronic Recycling Collection, Kite Flying, 5k Fun Run & MixxedFit/ZUMBAthon