Earth Day

Event Program

12:00PM at the Gazebo:

Gathering Moment
Remarks by City Officials
Participants Roll Call
Earth Day Appreciation
Community Song & Nature Movement
Readings
Reflection & Response
Drum Circle
Sending Moment

 

Event Features:
Tree Planting by DPW
Walk to Labyrinth
Walk to Mill Hill Historic Park
Community Building
Food trucks, as well as a mobile bike repair station, and a giant heron sculpture will be on site.

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Join Local Friends & Neighbors! A Free, Family-Friendly, True CommUNITY Event on The Green!

Get in the Earth Day spirit by reducing your “footprint” on the way!

Travel with friends & neighbors by joining one of the Guided Walking or Bike Tours: 

The Historic River Walking Tour:
Departs 10:30am
From City Hall
Gather w/ Keep Norwalk Beautiful Volunteers.
Led by the Norwalk River Valley Trail (NRVT) Board Member Nancy Rosett.
The Wall Street Walking Tour:
Departs 11:00am
From Norwalk Public Library, 1 Belden Ave.
Led by Jim Travers, Director of Norwalk’s Transportation, Mobility & Parking.
The SoNo Bike Tour:
Departs 11:00am
From Norwalk Public Library, 10 Washington St.
Led by Tanner Thompson, Chair of the Norwalk Bike/Walk Commission and Mike Mushak, Vice Chairman of the Norwalk Planning & Zoning Commission (BYO Bike).

Many local organizations, civic institutions, and houses of worship around the Norwalk Town Green have collaborated to organize a celebration of our shared values! These combined efforts have brought our vibrant community together in celebration of Mother Earth!

Participating Groups Include:
St. Paul’s on the Green
Keep Norwalk Beautiful
First District Water Department
Norwalk Historical Society
First Congregational Church on the Green
Norwalk River Valley Trail
Congregation Beth-El
Cornerstone Community Church
Norwalk Land Trust
Norwalk Garden Club
Norwalk River Watershed Association
Norwalk Bike/Walk Commission
Norwalk Transit District
Human Services Council
Norwalk Health Department
NCC Environmental Science Club
EcoEvolution
Essential Earth
Norwalk Pollinator Pathway
Norwalk Green Association
Oak Hills Park Nature Advisory Committee
Norwalk Bike Co-op

Norwalk Public Library

Greater Norwalk Chamber

City of Norwalk Tree Advisory Committee

City of Norwalk Department of Public Works

Unity Center of Norwalk

Verity Cheslo, Flyer Graphics

Norwalk Zero Waste Coalition

Norwalk Parking Authority,
see parking options for free parking at Yankee Doodle Garage