2017 Earth Day

Sign the Renewable Energy Action Statement that will go to Northfield’s City Council and Mayor. Fill out the form here. 


Join us for the 8th perennial:

Northfield EarthDay Celebration

“A Healthy Earth for the Health of All”

There are three days packed with events, see below for the full schedule and registration:


Friday, April 21, 4 pm-6 pm, Eve of Earth Day

Northfield Area Community Solar invites you to join a Happy Hour with Community Solar at the Rueb’n’Stein. Learn More about Community Solar and the Subscription Process. 503 Division Street, Northfield MN

Saturday, April 22, Earth Day

Wellness Wake Up with Mother Earth9:30 am to 11 am, Bridge Square

(no need to register for the morning activities) Free granola balls and coffee. Choice of three wellness activities: Join a Bike around NF, Hike in the Arb, Yoga at Bridge Square (bring your own mat), or Walk to Pick up Garbage

Saturday afternoon Skill Sharing Workshops (free) various times and locations

See here for the full list of workshops and register here to secure your spot!

(Cheese Making Workshop and Felting Penguins and Backyard Herbal Medicine are FULL)

 NFLD March for Science, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Bridge Square

Join us to march in the name of science, there will be a poster-making session happening before the march from 12:30 to 1:30 in the UCC parking lot.

Community Celebration, 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Weitz Center, Carleton (free)

Join us for Exhibitors/Speakers & Community Taco Potluck, Entertainment, and a Community Sing

4:30pm Earth Day Community Celebration-
Welcome & Check out the Sustainable Action and Idea Fair
5:15-NHS Rock and Roll Revival Remake of 2 songs
5:35- Eat with us: Potluck Taco Bar-
5:45- Sharon Day “Water Protectors Next Steps:
6:00- Dan Hernandez “Climate Science”
6:15p- Martha Larson  “NF Climate Action Planning Together ”
6:30- Last Announcements/ Visit Exhibitors
6:50- Community Jam Session- Bring your Instruments and Voices.

Sunday, April 23rd

Movie Showing of BEFORE THE FLOOD, 2 pm, St. Dominic’s Social Hall

There will be a discussion following the movie as well.