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10th Annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair

2015-04-02T15:13:26-04:00April 25th, 2015|Tags: |

The Piedmont Earth Day Fair is the largest Earth Day celebration and one-day environmental education event in the region. Program partners will provide demonstrations throughout the day, and many activities will be geared toward inspiring and engaging children in learning about sustainability. The theme of the 2015 Piedmont Earth Day Fair is “The Power of Bright Ideas,” [...]

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2014 Piedmont Earth Day Fair

2014-01-30T15:16:08-04:00April 26th, 2014|Tags: , |

The 9th annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair will be held Saturday, April 26, 2014 at the Dixie Classic Fairgrounds from 10 AM – 5  PM. Founded by Piedmont Environmental Alliance, the Piedmont Earth Day Fair is the Triad’s largest Earth Day Celebration and environmental education event, drawing crowds of 8,000+.  With support of local sponsors and community [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Charles Adair

2012-06-27T05:12:53-04:00October 22nd, 2010|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Home Stories, Stewardship|Tags: , |

Piedmont Environmental Alliance NC created a paid Executive Director position by hiring recent Duke University Nicholas School of Environment graduate Charles Adair in September. Terri LeGrand formerly served as the director in a voluntary capacity. At only 24, Adair already has seven years of sustainability education under his belt. He was first drawn to sustainability as [...]

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Earth Day celebration encourages action

2010-07-09T11:23:31-04:00May 30th, 2010|Categories: Earth Day, Events, Home Stories|Tags: , |

The 5th annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair,sponsored by the Piedmont Environmental Alliance, was held on Davis Field on April 17. Nearly 8,000 people attended the fair themed around the idea “Day of Action.” More than 100 exhibitors demonstrated a variety of ways to reduce your impact on the planet from switching to sustainable commuting methods, to [...]

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