Earth Day Weekend 2019 Events

Earth Day 2019 Orcas

EMPOWERING ISLANDERS TO BUILD A GREENER FUTURE!

Saturday, April 20 | Great Island Clean-up at the Village Green in Eastsound from 10am – 2pm

  • Head over to the GICU page for more information!

Sunday, April 21 | Earth Day Festival at the Orcas Center in Eastsound from 10am – 7pm

Center Stage Schedule

  • 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM: Opening “Protecting Earth’s Species” with Revivify Burke Mulvany and Josie Dow

  • 10:15 AM – 11:10 AM: Special Earth Day Movement and yoga workshop with Debora Babcock of Harmony Network Chiropractic & Yoga

  • 11:10 AM – 11:45 AM: Happy Earth Day sounds by Revivify Burke, Mulvany and Josie Dow

  • 11:50 PM – 12:05 PM: Announcements and Intro with Asifa Pasin Orcas Recycling Service/The Exchange Board team

  • 12:05 PM – 12:20 PM: Orcas Recycling Service/The Exchange Board President Tim Blanchard

  • 12:20 PM – 12:40 PM: “Kids Can Save the Planet” with youth presenter Dylan DHaze, followed with a song by Irthlingz, Sharon Abreu and Michael Hurwicz

  • 12:45 PM – 1:20 PM: Tipping point film short – Featuring Dylan DHaze, song following film by Irthlingz once again

  • 1:30 PM – 1:50 PM: TBA

  • 2:00 PM – 2:55 PM: “Renewable Energy + Solar Power” with Eric Youngren

  • 3:00 PM – 3:15 PM: “Protect What You Love: actions steps for preserving the Salish Sea Marine environment” slideshow with Tina Whitman

  • 3:15 PM – 4:00 PM: “Think Globally, Act Orcasly” with David Turnoy, Sharon Abreu, Ryan Palmateer and Michael Riordan

  • 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM: Irthlingz and Revivify co-host Community Open Mic – sing a song, read a poem, share something about Earth Day that inspires you

  • 5:30 PM – 5:40 PM: Earth Day Song and video performance with community and Rock on the Rock Choir Volunteers

  • 5:45 PM – 6:50 PM: Trashion Fashion Show with Recycled DJ beats by Charlie Eon

And Don’t Miss…

  • Silent auction for The Exchange
  • ‘Junk’ art show
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Food & Beverage vendors

The Earth Day Festival is a FREE fundraising event to support The Orcas Center and Orcas Recycling Services/The Exchange.

For more information contact marta@exchangeorcas.org.