Downtown Events

Earth Day Celebration at the Flint RiverQuarium

  • Date: 04/13/2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM  
  • Location: Flint RiverQuarium Plaza
    101 Pine Avenue
    Albany, Georgia 31701
  • Introduction: Celebrate Earth Day, Saturday, April 13, from 10 am-2 pm in the Flint RiverQuarium outdoor plaza.


The Flint RiverQuarium, in partnership with the Southwest Georgia Master Gardeners Extension Volunteers, will bring together a variety of organizations, exhibits, and activities that focus on the beauty of our natural world and what we can do to help protect it. All Earth Day activities in the plaza are free. Regular admission rates apply for Flint RiverQuarium entrance.

Scheduled activities and exhibitors include:
• Farmer Fredo will be discussing backyard gardening.
• Southwest Georgia Master Gardeners will provide demonstrations that include:
The art of bonsai
Plant a squash seed kids’ activity
Proper propagation of camellias by a recognized expert
Scavenger hunt for kids
Daylilies and vegetable transplants available for sale
• Paint-a-flower-pot with Miss Albany and other title holders.
• Free movies in the Imagination Theater.
• Monarchs across Georgia information table
• Audubon Society information table
• SOWEGA Beekeepers information table
• Chehaw and Flint RiverQuarium live animals will be featured.

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