Green Activities and Invitations

Here we list activities and events of interest to people who are citizens of Earth and are concerned with its welfare.

People's Climate March

People's Climate March - Indianapolis

April 29, 10:30 am

Veterans Memorial Park
550 North Meridian Street

Join the People’s Climate March on April 29 in Indiana!
Hoosiers know that to change everything, we have to change Indiana.
We are home to some of the largest polluters in the nation, and communities across our state are facing the harmful impacts and legacy of toxic pollution impacting their health, jobs, and quality of life. We also have an important role in fighting climate change, and securing justice and opportunity for Hoosier residents and people across the globe.

We will end the march at PanAm Plaza so that participants can attend Indy VegFest!

 

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April 22 is Earth Day

Education is the foundation for progress. We need to build a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to our planet. We need to empower everyone with the knowledge to inspire action in defense of environmental protection.

Environmental and climate literacy is the engine not only for creating green voters and advancing environmental and climate laws and policies but also for accelerating green technologies and jobs.

This Earth Day, gather with your community for an Environmental & Climate Literacy Teach-In or another project focused on education. Earth Day Network is launching Earth Day and Teach-In toolkits that will lay out the steps for holding a successful event. Register your event with then and they will support you with promotion and advice.

Earth Day Indiana 2017

The 2017 Earth Day Indiana Festival is on Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Historic Military Park at White River State Park. Come to the festival for local food vendors, kid's activities, over 125 exhibitors, live music, 5K run/walk, and beer garden. IUPUI has parking available for $6 in the surface lots closest to the park.

Back in 2017 is the Recycle Run 5K! Run or walk a 5K route that is mostly along the White River! The 5K begins (at noon) and finishes at Historic Military Park at White River State Park but the majority of the course will take you upstream and then downstream along the White River.