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Earth Day Omaha

April 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am - April 23, 2017 @ 6:00 pm


Mark your calendars for Earth Day Omaha 2017. We are so excited that this event falls on Earth Day this year, and are working hard to make this the best one yet. There will be speakers, booths, demonstration and children tents, tree climbing, the Friend of the Environment awards, bands and much more.

Demonstration Tent:
Thanks to the Green Omaha Coalition for sponsoring the demonstration tent
11:00 AM Rain Barrel Demonstration – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater
11:30 AM Tree Planting – Diana Failla, Urban Bird & Nature Alliance and Midtown Neighborhood Alliance and Kyle Johnson, Joslyn Art Museum
12:00 PM Worm Composting – WeCompost
12:30 PM Storm Water Management & Rain Gardens – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater
1:00 PM Monarch Butterflies – Nancy Scott, Master Gardener
1:30 PM MUD Home Savings – Sarah Campbell, Metropolitan Utilities District
2:00 PM Rain Barrel Demonstration – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater
2:30 PM Urban Chickens – Friends of Extension & 4-H Douglas/Sarpy County Foundation
3:00 PM Home Recycling – Firstar Fiber
3:30 PM Solar Panels – Eric Williams, Nebraskans for Solar
4:00 PM Home Energy Efficiency – David Holtzclaw, Transduction Technologies
4:30 PM Urban Beekeeping – Urban Beekeeping Club


April 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am
April 23, 2017 @ 6:00 pm


Elmwood Park
64th and Dodge, Omaha, 68106
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