August 24, 2019 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Faith Lutheran Church
4600 Bellaire Blvd., Bellaire 77401
10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Registration Link or Contact Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creation-care-festenvironmental-extravaganza-tickets-63929657326
You are invited to the 2019 Creation Care Fest Environmental Extravaganza! This free event is actually three events in one: lectures by expert speakers on The State of Our World, an exhibit by local environmental organizations, and a family-friendly festival with kids’ activities such as nature/environment-focused games, crafts, encounters with live education animals, seed planting (to take home & watch grow!) and much more. Please register for this event for planning purposes on www.eventbrite.com. Note that all children must be accompanied by an adult. Contact Lisa Brenskelle at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
10 a.m. State of Biodiversity, Professor Kerri Crawford, University of Houston
10:45 a.m. State of the Air, Professor Dan Cohan, Rice University
11:30 a.m. State of Fresh Water, Professor Hanadi Rifai, University of Houston
2 p.m. State of the Oceans, Professor Hyun-Min Hwang, Texas Southern University
2:45 p.m. State of the Land, John Ferguson, owner of Nature’s Way Resources
Exhibits by local environmental organizations 12 – 2 p.m. including:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance
Native Prairies Association of Texas
All those listed below under kids’ activities
Kids’ Activities 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. provided by:
Blackwood Educational Land Institute
Galveston Bay Foundation
Green Building Resource Center
Gulf Coast Bird Observatory
Harris County Parks Dept.
Houston Botanic Garden
Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Garden
Texas Master Naturalists, Gulf Coast Chapter
Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.
Vegan Society of Peace
Westbury Community Garden
Wildlife Center of Texas