Know of any others? Please send to Marty.Wiggins@ncdenr.gov and we will list them!
Some events have pasted, but are listed in blue for reference. Note that due to the impact of the terrible storms that struck the state on April 16th, some of the events may be cancelled or modified. Please check before attending.
- The Town of Kernersville, Earth Day event, April 21st
- Annual Earth Day Celebration: Think Today, Sustain Tomorrow, Appalachian State University, over 14 days in April (7th - 20th)
- N.C. DOT Spring Litter Sweep, state-wide, April 16-30th.
- UNC Chapel Hill, Earth Week Events, through April 30th
- Duke University, "Earth Day All Month"
- Holly Springs Earth Day, April 21st, Holly Springs Cultural Center
- N.C. Aquarium, Roanoke Island, Earth Day, April 22nd
- N.C. Aquarium, Pine Knoll Shores, April 17-23 Party for the Planet
- City of Durham, Earth Day Festival, May 1st
- Town of Cary, Earth Day Activities, April 30th
- The N.C. Department of Natural Resources agencies and employees are also taking part in several Earth Day event around the state. See the press release for the listing.
- N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences and Burt's Bees Planet Earth Celebration, Downtown Raleigh, April 16th.
- Planet Party 2011, Piedmont Environmental Alliance, Winston-Salem, April 16th
- Greenville: Earth Day Celebration-Returning to Nature, April 16th at River Park North. Richard Louv speaking 7 pm, Friday April 15th C307 Science and Technology Building, East Carolina University
- Orange County Earth Day, April 16th
- Union County Earth Day, April 16th
- N.C. State, Earth Day on the Brickyard, April 15th
- N.C. Aquarium, Fort Fisher, Race for the Planet 5k, April 17th
- N.C. Zoo, Party for the Planet, April 16th
- Briar Chapel Community, Chapel Hill, Earth Day Events, April 16th
- City of Concord, Viva Verde Earth Fest, April 16th
- Town of Garner, "Eggstravaganza," April 16th