Come celebrate and discover ways to take
care of our little corner of the planet!
Sunday, April 22, 2018.
1pm – 4pm
Mill Lake Park, Abbotsford
ECO EXHIBITORS FAIR
Showcasing Abbotsford’s green technology, businesses, and the active not-for-profit community. Come shop for a cause with a host of local environmental organizations, or find out what the City of Abbotsford and local businesses are doing to take care of our piece of the planet.
GREEN SKILLS WORKSHOPS
Start time: 1:00 pm
Opening comments by environmental advocate John Vissers
Start time: 1:30 pm
Discover two very different ways of putting your kitchen and yard waste to work.
co-hosted by NetZeroWaste and Worm Dynasty
Start time: 2:00 pm
Join Mallory from Abby-Mission Recycling and play with the idea of what recycling can do in 2018.
Start time: 2:30 pm
Start time: 3:00 pm
Dr Tim Cooper, UFV Physics prof., on what is carbon, why we measure it, and how you can calculate your family’s contribution.
Start time: 3:30 pm
Join Bike to Work Week champion Orlando in making it home in half the time, on half the wheels.
BIKE LANES TOUR
Forget Tour de France, tour Abbotsford’s bike lanes and discover how safe and easy it can be to commute to work or school on two wheels.
Bring your bike to the park and join longtime cycling advocates sharing road safety and wet weather tips. Kids are encouraged to join, rain or shine.
The bike lanes tour will depart from the event at 3:45 pm.
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Abbotsford Earth Day is an annual community event that showcases local environmental efforts and renews our commitment to sustainability.