Earth Week Expo 2019

Who know’s how to measure the sun? Whos wants free compost or a rain barrel? Whos interested in starting thier own community garden?

Let’s enjoy a Family Fun Day at the Earth Day Expo celebrating this important time of the year. Join us in the festivities of free food, free giveaways and free environmental wokshops.

Date, Time And Location

Sat, April 27, 2019

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM EDT

Public School 52

178-37 146th Terrace

Queens, NY 11434

Keynote Speaker: Josh Fox, American Film Director, Playwright and Environmental Activist

Panel Discussions: (register for ticket to look at description of panels)

Climate, Justice & Policy; Environmental Justice & Health; and Environmental Career Opportunities

****Free: Compost Giveaway, Rain Barrel Giveaway (call to rsvp, 718-523-3069)****

Presenting Workshops: (register for ticket to look at description of workshops)

Youth

  • Arts & Crafts,
  • How can I Measure the Sun?
  • Sustainable Energy (educates children about engineering)

Youth/Teen/ Adult Works:

  • Healthy Eating
  • How to start your own home garden?
  • How to start a community garden?
  • Environmental Careers
  • Environmental Justice & Policies
  • How to make to environment better

Adults

  • Green jobs
  • Usuage of Renewable energy sources

Partners:

Assemblyman Clyde Vanel, Assemblywoman Taylor Raynor, City Councilman Costa Constantinides, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

Columbia University, Medgar Evers College, Stony Brook University, York College

350 NYC, Advanced Solar Products, Big Reuse, Bricks 4 Kidz, Campaign Against Hunger, Citizens Committee for NYC, Climate Reality NYC, NYC Department of Environmental Protection, NYC Department of Transportation, Environmental Advocates of New York, Food & Water Watch, Global Resurrection LLC, Info Power International, Jamaica NAACP Jamaica Branch,North Carolina Climate Solutions Coalition, NYSERDA, Sierra Club NYC Group, WE Act, many more

Interested in participating or you have questions/concerns please call Senator James Sanders’ office, (718) 523-3069.