Help us celebrate Earth Day in style!
Join us on Friday, April 20, from 5:30-9:00 p.m. at Newton Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, 3000 N 4th Ave E. Celebrate while supporting Project Awake/Newton Arboretum and Bold Iowa. The day includes art by Cat Rickers for purchase, food by Bistro on Broad, live music by Central Iowa’s Aaron Earl Short with Mattingly & Robinson, and comments by Bold Iowa’s Ed Fallon. Click here for details and schedule.
Order of Events:
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Gathering music and Conversation
6:00 p.m. – Unveiling of Commemorative Earth Celebration art print (created by Cat Rickers)*
6:00 – 6:20 p.m. – Earth Care remarks by Ed Fallon, urban farmer and earth activist**
6:20 – 7:00 p.m. – Earth limericks, door prizes, songs for the earth by various guests
7-9:00 p.m. – Musical Guest Aaron Earl Short with Mattingly & Robinson***
Food & Drink:
• BYOB allowed
• Carry-in or delivered food allowed from your favorite area eateries
• Special treat feature by Robyn Anderson of Story City (Bistro on Broad catering)
Free-Will Donations: Split between Project Awake (Newton Arboretum) and Bold Iowa.