Sat, Apr 22|
Earth Day Celebration 2023
A community celebration!
Time & Location
Apr 22, 2023, 12:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Owen Sound, 88 8th St E, Owen Sound, ON N4K 1K8, Canada
About the event
Organizations and community groups will be holding a celebratory Earth Day event that educates and energizes us all to take steps towards climate action including mitigation, adaptation and social justice. • 12:45 pm: Opening Water Ceremony with Shirley John, Strong White Buffalo Woman from Saugeen First Nation will take place in Queen’s Park, 1st Ave. W, across the river from the Farmers’ Market. • 2:00 pm: Climate Fair and Children’s Area opens at the Owen Sound Farmers’ Market, 88 8th Street East. • 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm: Live music, dance, and theatrical performances • 4:00 pm: ‘Procession of the Species’ Parade that everyone can join featuring music and puppets, masks, and costumes reflecting the theme of endangered wildlife. • 5:00 pm: Close