Earth Day Celebration

04/27/2019 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM ET

Location

Blue Heron Nature Preserve
4055 Roswell Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30342
United States of America (the)

Summary

Celebrate Mother Earth in many ways this year at the Blue Heron.

Description

Come to the Preserve and enjoy a number of the following events. Most are free, but please consider making a donation to support the Preserve.

Eat Pie, Support Nature:
Stop by Buttermilk Sky Pie (4600 Roswell Rd C130, Sandy Springs, GA 30342) from April 22-27, mention Blue Heron to your cashier, and 30% of your order will be donated to Blue Heron!

Earth Day registration is required for:

  • Early Morning Bird Walk with the Atlanta Audubon Society (8am - 10am; free)

  • Through the Eyes of Native Americans: Native Plant Walk with Mark Warren (10am session and 12pm session; free)

  • Plein Air Art Workshop (10am to 11am, self-guided and free)

  • Camp Open House (10am - 11am; free)

  • Exhale Yoga with Ronald Dill (10am - 11am; free)

  • Girl Scout Wonders of Water Journey (Brownie-oriented, but all are welcome. 11am - 12:30pm at the Emma Wetlands; free)
    You and your scouts will test the water quality of Nancy Creek at the Emma Wetlands.

  • Blueway Trail Tour (11am session and 1pm session; free)

  • Shannon Willow's artist talk for Gaia Speak (11am in the art gallery; free)

  • River Tales, an original outdoor theatre performance by the Green Theatre Group (11:30am - 12:30am; free)

  • Art of Nature Opening: Artist Talk and Tour (12:30 to 1:30pm; free)

  • iNaturalist Bio-Blitz Scavenger Hunt (12:30pm to 1:30pm; free)