Earth Day 2012

Sunday April 22nd, 2012
9:30 AM - 6 PM
at Circle Sanctuary Nature Preserve
near Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin

Free and Open to the Public.

Please let us know if you plan to attend:


9:30 am Open for Arrivals
10 am Welcome with Selena, Florence & Mandie
10:15 am Trees of Circle Sanctuary with Mandie
11:30 am Tamarack Planting with Karl Schroeder
Noon - 1 pm Mid-day Snack
12:30 pm Introduction to Birdwatching with Florence
1 pm Circle Through the Ages with Dennis Presser
Kids Nature Walk
2 pm Ecopsychology with Dennis Carpenter
Prairie Walk with Reed
3:30 pm Earth Day Ceremony with Florence & Selena
4:30 pm Green Cemetery Tour with Selena Fox
4:45 pm Prairie Restoration Burn with Reed
5:30 pm Cleanup and Farewells

* Schedule and workshops are subject to change based on weather conditions.

What to Bring:

  • Comfortable & sturdy shoes for Nature walks.
  • Sturdy outdoor clothing and an optional change of clothes (some activities will allow you to interface directly with nature, which can be very rewarding but occasionally messy).
  • Snacks to contribute to the snack table for mid-day refreshment.
  • Drum, rattle, or other rhythm instrument for the ceremony (optional).
  • Gardening gloves for tree planting and prairie burn (optional).
  • Picnic blanket or camping chair as weather permitting some workshops may be held outside (optional).
  • Stone or rock to leave at the Stone Circle (optional).