2024 Charlotte Earth Day Celebration |  April 20

Sign in and head to the courtyard with your Earth Passport!

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12:30 PM | Welcoming Ceremony at Bell Plaza

  • Catawba Nation Land Acknowledgement
  • Eboné Lockett Spoken Word Poetry
  • Welcoming by CleanAIRE NC, Sol Nation, and Hardin Minor

1:15 PM | Older Youth & Adult Programming in Room 3

  • 1:15 PM Eboné Lockett’s Youth Community & Curricular Conservation Workshop
  • 2:10 PM City Arborist’s Group Tree Mapping Project

1:15 PM | Nature Tours Begin at Bell Plaza

  • 1:15 PM – 1:35 PM Native Plant Society
  • 1:40 PM – 2:00 PM TreesCharotte
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Wild Ones

1:20 PM | Kids Programming in Room 1

  • 1:20 PM Mike Deeney’s Storytime Hour for Grades K-2
  • 2:00 PM Mike Deeney’s Storytime Hour for Grades 3-5

3:30 PM | Bah Earth Day Teaser in Room 3

Throughout the Day

  • Complete your Earth Passport by visiting Exhibitors in the four (4) Knowledge Stations
  • Wil Bosbyshell’s Memory Hanging Tree Exhibit
  • Crista Cammaroto’s Terra Forma
  • Photography Storytelling with Alvin C. Jacobs
  • CMPAC Filming Kids on Camera About the Environment
  • Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) EV Bus
  • Hornets Hoops
  • and more!

NC Environmental Film & Discussion

Get ready to explore the North Carolina’s environmental landscape through film. This special screening showcases two powerful documentaries highlighting the diverse impacts we have on our cherished land and ecosystems. Witness firsthand the stories of communities and the individuals fighting to protect them.