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51st Annual Ann Arbor Earth Day Celebration - 2021

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​51st Annual Ann Arbor Earth Day Celebration

"Restore our Earth"

Watch on CTN Channel 16 

April 25, 2021 at 1pm-4pm

​Just us for this virtual, self-paced celebration of the 51st anniversary of Earth Day! See the line-up to presentations below.  If you would like to view additional Earth Day content click here.​

Opening Remarks 

  • ​​Missy Stults​ Director of the Office of Sustainability and Innovations 

Keynote Speakers 

  • AAPS Youth Council
  • What does Earth Day Mean to Me?, Isabella Hubbard Slauson Middle School​​
  • Climate Change and the Huron: What We Stand to Lose and How We Win, Rebecca Esselman ​ Huron River Watershed Council


  • Trees of Ann Arbor Bioblitz, Sean Reynolds Office of Sustainability & Innovations Department

Music Act

  • Ki-5


  • How you can help to protect and restore Ann Arbor's natural areas, Dana Novak Natural Area Preservation


  • Climate Change for Kids, Robin Frisch-Gleason Climate Reality Project


  • An Economic Solution to Climate Change, Sophie Fetter Ann Arbor Citizens Climate Lobby


  • Wonderful Wetlands, Lanis Smith Leslie Science and Nature Center & Hands on Museum


  • How to Do a Home Waste Audit, Katy Adams Ecology Center

Musical Selection

  • Ki-5​​
  • The Future of the Ann Arbor Community Commons, 
    Chad Manfreda Ann Arbor Community Commons Initiating Committee
  • The Soil Story, 
    Pashon Murray Detroit Dirt

  • ​Ann Arbor Cohousing Communities, 
    ​Dee Dishon Ann Arbor Cohousing Communities
Dance Selection
  • Dance Story, Megan Sims Me-Again Dance Wellness

  • Super Creatures of the Huron, Maxi Chanel Huron River Watershed Council


  • Tree Planting with Releaf Michigan, Ashley Laux Releaf Michigan

Missed the live screening? Want the recordings at CTN Ann Arbor page​.  ​

Galen Hardy​