Time: March 18, 2012 from 2pm to 4:30pm
Location: First Presbyterian Church of Howard County
Street: 9325 Presbyterian Circle,
City/Town: Columbia, Maryland
Website or Map: http://firstpreshc.org/Care/E…
Event Type: community, forum, on, climate, change, and, sustainability
Organized By: Nancy Fayer
Latest Activity: Mar 16, 2012
This youth-focused Earth forum highlights the innovative and interesting ways students in Howard County are preparing to face environmental issues and improve an imperiled earth.
Hear the panel of environmental education experts present the latest developments in the environmental literacy for graduation, the building of Howard County's green school, and community nature discovery programs.
Visit an array of exhibits and displays showing the outstanding environmental work and activities of students and leaders in public, private and parochial schools, environmental organizations and faith communities. Come, see for yourself!
1:30 p.m. Set-up - students and organizations exhibits and displays
2:00 p.m. Panel of environmental education professionals:
* Karen Learmouth, HCPSS Science Coordinator, Elementary Science
* Mary Weller, HCPSS Office of Secondary Science Coordinator
* Melissa Wilfong, LEED (green) school architect
* Brian Campbell, Robinson Nature Center
* Meg Schumnacher Boyd, Executive Director, HC Conservancy
* Emma Warman, Youth member of Session, First Presbyterian Church
Recognition of teens participating in the Earth Forum, HC OES Board
3:00-4:30 p.m. Showcase of teen environmental exhibits and organization displays