Our local theme this year is Art & Sustainability, featuring local artists who help us frame, express and shape our concerns about climate change and living more sustainably. Join us from 12-3 for family-friendly hands-on activities with our exhibitors and local music. From 3-5 pm we’ll feature performances by Truth Speaker and other spoken word and musical artists followed by our annual Signs of Sustainability Awards.  April 22, 2018, The Space @ GreenStar, 700 W. Buffalo St.

12:00 – 3:00 pm: Exhibits and Hands-On Activities

Design a Climate Solutions Mural with Lachlan Chambliss

Textiles Workshop with Sarah Gotowka of Luna Fiber Studio

Transform/Sustain with performance artists James Leonard and Hector Canonge

Musical accompaniment with Travis Knapp, da Prof N Starr, Aria Tiphereth, and Rena Guinn.

3:00 – 4:30 pm: Spoken Word and Musical Performances

Artists and Social Change — Barbara Mink

‘Surge’ — a climate story by Denise O’Leary

Words of Wonder, Fear, and Hope — Sasha Paris

Remanu Steele

Youth Climate Challenge — Dr. Tim Harris

Truth Speaker (Voice of the Youth)

Joe Crookston

4:30 – 5:00 pm: People’s Choice 2018 Signs of Sustainability Awards

5:00-6:00 pm: One Heart Drum Circle