When: Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 12 PM – 3 PM
Where: Faith Lutheran Church, 4600 Bellaire Blvd. Houston, TX 77401
Air Alliance Houston will be present at this year’s Creation Care Fest – Environmental Extravaganza, taking place on Saturday, August 24.
This free event has fun and educational environmental activities for all ages.
Terrific kids’ activities will be on offer. Lectures by experts addressing the State of Our World will educate adults & youth. Exhibits by local environmental nonprofits will offer more opportunities to engage.
- 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 non-profit organizations 12 – 2 p.m. Current exhibitors include:
- Gulf Coast Bird Observatory
- Harris County Parks
- Galveston Bay Foundation
- Air Alliance Houston
- Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy
- Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.
- Mercer Botanic Gardens
- Westbury Community Garden
- Houston Botanic Garden
- Citizen’s Climate Lobby
- Public Citizen
- Vegan Society of Peace
- Wildlife Center of TX
- Co-Housing Houston
- Houston Climate Protection Alliance
- Native Prairies Association of Texas
- Blackwood Educational Land Institute
- Texas Master Naturalists, Gulf Coast Chapter
Kids’ activities 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., including games, crafts, interaction with live education animals, planting seeds (to take & home watch it grow!) & more.
Contact Lisa Brenskelle at [email protected] with any questions.
We hope to see you there!