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1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7000

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Earth Day 2024 Miami Beach Botanical Garden

April 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

There’s so much to do at the Garden’s Earth Day Celebration, sponsored by the Al & Jane Nahmad Family Foundation. Join the Botanical Garden for family-friendly activities all day!

  • Plant giveaway: Attendees will receive 1 free plant upon completion of a quick event survey.
  • Animal encounters and conservation information: Troy, founder of Irie Fauna, will be providing info on Florida’s native and invasive species with a chance to encounter an American Alligator, Madagascar Day Gecko, South American Redfoot Tortoise, and African Ball Python. He will also give a short 15-minute talk about his work and how you can get involved in conservation projects.
  • Compost giveaway: Learn about all about compost with Beata Rikhter and take some home.
  • Children’s book reading: Author Yaeko Knaus will be reading her new book, Sailing with Paros: Our Beautiful World at 12:30pm.
  • Woodturning demonstrations: Learn all about woodturning with members of the South Florida Woodturners Guild.
  • Ceramics demonstrations: Learn all about ceramics with members of the Ceramic League of Miami.
  • City of Miami Beach Environment & Sustainability: Learn about the City’s climate adaptation and mitigation projects having a positive impact on our environment.
  • Kids’s art activities: Get creative with art projects presented by the Sunflower Society.
  • Earth Gratitude Catchers: Create gratitude catchers with the Garden’s nature-guide-in-residence, Karina Del Punta.

The Garden is also excited to welcome Plantleggers: An Earth Day Family Celebration activation with Bookleggers and O, Miami. More info to come!

These events require a separate RSVP or ticket (on Eventbrite):
• Early Bird Walk at 8am (RSVP here)
• Native Plant Propagation Workshop with Corinne of Miami Seed Share at 11am (RSVP here)
• Botanical Ink Making Workshop at 12pm (Tickets here)

 

Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://mbgarden.org/event/earth-day-celebration-at-the-garden/

Venue

Miami Beach Botanical Garden
2000 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
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Phone
305.673.7256
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