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EARTH DAY 2016
 
Theme: Protect Our Water
 
Date: Saturday, April 23rd
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Place: Ludington Area Center for the Arts
 
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8:30
9:00-10:00 am   Love Ludington Downtown Clean-Up one-mile walk
8:30 Registration LACA  -- Jen Tooman
Trash bag and gloves provided
10:00
Love Ludington Trash Dash 5K Run -- Jen Tooman
Registration LACA
10:15 am  Start and Finish at James Street Plaza
11:00
11:00 Workshops:
11:00 - 12: 00
1.  Rain Barrels in Courtyard --Jordan DeVries
2.  Green Financial Planning in Room 204 -- Mike Heckman
3.  Yardens Permaculture  for kids in Room 201 -- Megan Blount
12:00
Speaker in Performance Hall:
12:00 - 1:00 pm   Nathan Griswold -- Green Roofs and Sheds
1:00
1:00 Workshops
1.  Green DIY Cleaning Products -- Kathy Winczewski, Heidi Moloney, and Lorrie Dykstra -- Room 201
2.  Invasive Species -- Dani McGarry -- Room 204
1:00
Music in Courtyard -- Fremont John
2:00
Speaker in Performance Hall
Permaculture and Food Security -- Peter Bane
3:00
Music in Courtyard -- Chad Rushing and Kevin Ballmer
3:30
Speaker in Performance Hall
3:30 - 4:30 pm  -- Protecting the Great Lakes for Future Generations  -- Dan Scripps
9:00
Opening:
Mirror Room 203 upstairs LACA
  9:00 am  Water Meditation, Alan Haslam
  9:30 am  Qigong,  Lynne Haslam
Court Yard behind LACA
10:00 am  Native American Pipe Ceremony, Two Dogs
11:00 - 4:00
Kid's Activities:
11:00 - 4:00 Petunia Parade  -- Kathy Radtke -- Booth in Gallery
12:30 - 1:30 Yoga for Kids -- Laura Lyons -- Room 203
12:30 - 3:00 Junk Art -- Sarah Equez Suarez -- AFFEW Booth.
  2:00  Fish Print Stamping -- Jordan DeVries and Dani McGarry -- Room 201
11:00 - 4:00
Acupuncture -- Margaret Ashton, MSOM, LAc, Dipl Ac -- Minty Room 202
11:00 4:00
Booths in the Gallery:
1.   Invasive Species, Mason / Lake Soil Conservation -- Dani McGarry
2.   AFFEW buttons & Tee Shirts
3.   Green Roofs -- Nathan Griswold
4.   Fish and Wildlife  --
5.   Health Department -- Disposal of medication, Water Testing, Radon Testing -- Katy
6.   Scottville Bee Keepers.-- Lenny Riise
7.   Ludington Water &Waste Water Treatment, sign up for tour -- Kurt Malzahn, Chris Cossette & Darryll Plamondon
8,    Jewelry -- Sarah Jane Potter
9.   Water Safety and Quality -- Coast Guard --
10.  Soaps and More -- Barb Fisher
11.  Recycled Glass Jewelry -- Beth Smith
12.  Bates Maple Syrup -- Judy Bates
13.  Little Red Organics CSA -- John & Katie
14   Junk Art -- Sarah Equez Suarez
15.  Petunia Parade  -- Kathy Radtke
16.  US Forestry Service --
All Day
Food & Drink, Granola Bars, Cookies, Coffee, Tea
12:00 noon til 4:00
E-Debris Repair & Repurpose Workshop at the Makers Market
227 W Ludington Ave
All Day
Seven Raffles, Drawings in Performance Hall at 4:45 pm -- Mike Heckman:
1,  50/50 drawing
2.   Oak Drafting Table Set
3.   Community "basket"
4.   Barothy Lodge; 6 Bedroom, Weekend, November thru May.
5.   Bird Feeder -- Makers Market
6.   Home Depot Box
7.   $750 Bicycle certificate to Spindrift Cyclesports
 
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