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Saturday
21
APR

Danville-Boyle County Earth Day Festival 2018

11:00
15:00
Bluegrass Greensource
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Join us for the 2018 Danville-Boyle County Earth Week Festival! Featuring a variety of environmental awareness activities throughout the community the week leading up to Earth Day (April 14-21). The week's schedule of activities will culminate with our Annual Earth Day Festival at the BCTC Danville Campus on April 21st from 11-3 PM! Educational booths, fun activities for the whole family, mini workshops, great food provided by Smoky and the Brisket, and music provided by The Local Honeys (http://www.thelocalhoneys.com/) are sure to make this an event you do not want to miss!!

Participants can download and print passport booklets (http://bggreensource.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/earthday_gameboard.pdf) that can be used to collect stamps at each of the activities throughout the week and at the festival. Passports can also be picked up at participating locations, Danville City Hall, the Community Arts Center, or the Boyle County Visitor's Center.

ACTIVITY PASSPORT INSTRUCTIONS:
Attend Earth Week activities between April 14-21, receive at least 3 stamps, turn in your passport before you leave the Earth Day Festival on April 21 and get a FREE potted Kentucky native perennial! (One per family)
VENDOR PASSPORT INSTRUCTIONS:
Attend Earth Day Festival on April 21, receive at least 6 vendor stamps, turn in your passport before you leave the Festival and get a FREE pack of flower and veggie seeds! (One per passport)

EARTH WEEK SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES:
SATURDAY, APRIL 14TH
10AM Wildflower Walk (Central KY Wildlife Refuge (CKWR), 600 Carpenter Creek, Parksville, KY)
2PM CKWR Creek Walk (600 Carpenter Creek, Parksville, KY)

SUNDAY, APRIL 15TH
2-4PM Rain Garden Planting (Danville Water Treatment Plant, 387 E Lexington Avenue)
4PM Clarks Run Trail Walk (Meet at trailhead on Stanford Road)

MONDAY, APRIL 16TH
10-12PM Rain Garden Planting (Danville Water Treatment Plant, 387 E Lexington Avenue)
10AM & 6PM Green Cleaning Class (Boyle County Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive off Lebanon Road)
5:30PM Clarks Run Trail Walk (Meet at Trailhead on Stanford Road)
8:30PMPM Night Sky Viewing (Meet at 2203 Gose Pike)

TUESDAY, APRIL 17TH
10AM Home Energy Management Class (Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive)
2-4PM Recycling Center Open House Tour (1862 S Danville Bypass)

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18TH
9-12PM Water Treatment Plant School Tours (387 E Lexington Avenue)
4PM Solar Power Demonstration (Wilderness Trace Solar, 70 N Stewarts Lane)
6PM Household Waste Management Class (Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive)
6PM Invasive Species Walk (CKWR, 600 Carpenter Creek, Parksville, KY)

THURSDAY, APRIL 19TH
9-12PM Wastewater Treatment Plant School Tours (1970 Stanford Road)
6PM Improving Indoor Air Quality Class (Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive)

FRIDAY, APRIL 20TH
9-12PM Water Treatment Plant School Tours (387 E Lexington Avenue)
10AM & 6PM Green Living Class (Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive)
4PM Best Plants for Butterflies Class (Boyle County Public Library, 307 W Broadway Street)

SATURDAY, APRIL 21ST
8-11AM Main Street Clean Sweep (Meet at Constitution Square)
10AM Rick Serres Bike Ride (Meet at BCTC Campus, 59 Corporate Drive)

11-3PM EARTH DAY FESTIVAL (BCTC Campus, 59 Corporate Drive)

EARTH DAY MINI SESSIONS:
12 & 1:30PM Septic Solutions Mini Session (Earth Day Festival, BCTC)
12:30 & 2PM Saving your Streambanks Mini Session (Earth Day Festival, BCTC)
1 & 2:30PM Land Stewardship for Homeowners Mini Session (Earth Day Festival, BCTC)

Hope to see you out during Earth Week!!