Earth Day

Come to the Ogden Nature Center's Earth Day Fair on Saturday, April 21, from 11 am – 4 pm.  There will be fun and engaging activities, land art, food trucks, puppets, a water-wise perennial plant sale, live performances, green gurus, environmental experts, arts, crafts, and more. All ages are invited.

When:  Saturday, April 21 from 11 am - 4 pm
Where: Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street
Admission:  $4 per person
The Earth Day Fair will be held rain or shine
Alternative transportation and carpooling is encouraged

Check it Out

• Earthen Art Exhibit

• Earth Day Poster Exhibit

• Ogden Nature Center resident birds

• Green building and solar array tours 

Workshops

• Composting: 1:00 & 3:15 pm

• Puppet making: 1:30 pm

• End Plastic Polllution: 1:45 pm

• Storytelling: 12 noon & 2:30 pm

Fun Activities

• WSU Botany Club: head wreaths

• WSU sunscope

• Climbing wall: Cliffhanger Recreation

• Local Artisan Collective children’s activities

• Face painting

• Species Invaders

• Children’s hour

• Nature crafts

•  Trail talesFresh Food

• Cupbop Food Truck 

• Lucky Slice Pizza 

• Suzy’s Scone Shop 

• Grounds for Coffee

• Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt

• Utah’s Pink Drink

Entertainment

• Imagine Music

• Celtic Beat Irish Dancers

• Utah Puppet Association

• Live Animal Presentations

Goods

• Perennial / Water Wise Plant Sale with Willard Bay Gardens

• Usborne Books: book sale

• Earth In Art: pottery

• Winder Farms: home delivery

• Simply Eden: handmade goat milk body care

• Local Artisan Collective: repurposed goods

• Creative Kids Reuse recycled parts kits

• Native Plant Sale: Willard Bay Gardens

Green Gurus

• Weber Pathways

• Bloom Recyclers

• Velomobile

• USFS Ogden Ranger District: water trailer & Smokey the Bear

• Climate Change Lobby

• Western Wildlife Conservancy

• HawkWatch International

• Ogden Bicycle Collective

• Wild Aware Utah

• Wasatch Audubon Society

• Sunshine Family Farms

• Weber County Library

• Ogden City Water Conservation

• Ogden City Storm Water

• Wild Outsiders Club

• Greenwood Charter School

• Weber Basin Water Conservancy District

• New World Distillery

• Utah Population and Environment Population

• Utah Population and Environment Council

• Junior League of Ogden / Oasis Garden
 
Sponsors

Ogden City Arts

Elliott-Hall Company

Orbital ATK

Standard-Examiner

Grounds for Coffee

Bloom Recyclers
 
Annual Birdhouse Exhibit
Additionally, the Ogden Nature Center’s annual exhibit of birdhouses will be on display along birdhouse trail. Over 150 birdhouses will be on display.  Some of the birdhouses are for sale, with all proceeds going to the creators/artists.  Birdhouses will be on exhibit through the end of June.
 
Earth Day Art Poster Exhibit
Winners of the annual Earth Day Art Poster Contest will be announced at a ceremony at 11 a.m. Contestants and their families are invited. 

Entries must be received by 4:00pm, Saturday, April 7th 

Late entries may not be judged

No Fee to Enter
Guidelines:
Entries must be 9”x12” using the theme, “The Life of the Monarch Butterfly”
Please do not glue anything on to your project
Entries must include the following information on the back
Name (first and last)
School
Grade (k-6 only)
Teacher
Home Phone
Project Title