The Quad Cities Earth Week Coalition (Coalition) invites you to attend the eleventh annual Earth Week Fair (Fair) at the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island. The 2014 Fair will be held Thursday, April 24 and Friday, April 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for area second through fifth grade students. Admission remains free, although registration is required for schools. The Fair will also be open Thursday, April 24 from 3-7 p.m. for the general public.
Fair goers will visit over 50 booths with hands-on, educational activities, teaching about different aspects of the environment. They will also participate in a live animal presentation by Pella Wildlife Company with a focus on biodiversity and human impacts on ecosystems. Pella Wildlife Company, a non-profit wildlife conservation organization, will also host a booth.
All activities are offered free of charge.
Registration for schools will be open by February.