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Earth Day at The Living Desert – Dr. Laurie Marker Presentation
April 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Celebrate the world through environmental conservation and preservation. Make an impact by learning to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle! The Living Desert is celebrating Earth Day with conservation stories, discounts at the nursery, tree planting ceremonies and more! The first 500 guests receive a milkweed plant to take home and plant in their gardens.
Join a presentation by Dr. Laurie Marker and hear how CCF is working to save the cheetah in Africa.
9:00 am to noon: Cheetah Outpost; Have a #loudforcheetahs cheetah spot
9:00 am to noon: Nursery sale! 15% off for non-members and 30% for Members
9:00 am to 10:00 am: Discovery Center; learn how to take your favorite old t-shirt and turn it into a reusable grocery bag!
9:30 am: Meerkat Chat – Learn about how meerkats live a healthy lifestyle.
9:30 am: Presentation by Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder of the Cheetah Conservation Fund.
Learn about the plight of cheetahs and how days like Earth Day help create awareness.
10:00 am: New African Wild Dogs to go out on exhibit for the first time.
10:15 am to 11:00 am: – Dr. Marker’s Book signing in Chase Board Room.
11:45 am: North American Conservation Outpost; Tree Planting Ceremony.