APRIL 18, 2015
WASHINGTON MONUMENT GROUNDS
Timed to coincide with the spring meeting of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund, Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day will bring together global policy makers, finance ministers, environment and development NGOs, industry executives, and high-profile artists. Listen to inspiring speakers and then rock out to live performances by No Doubt, Usher, Fall Out Boy, Train, and more at this all-day event.
APRIL 22, 2015
10 AM- 1 PM
3001 CONNECTICUT AVENUE
The National Zoo's Sustainability Committee wants to share the zoo's many green achievements with you! Join them for free tours at 11 AM and 1 PM, and activities throughout the day.
April 24, 2015
3 pm-6 pm
blind Whino, 700 Delaware Ave SW
contributed by: The Bharani Effect
Be part of building Aya Organic Garden, one of the city's most unique centers of learning and community impact in urban agriculture. This is a great event for residents, students, and partners to participate in a community-based event to support both the environment and the District's youth.
April 26, 2015
6 PM-9 PM
Georgetown Waterfront Park, Water Street Northwest
Contributed by: The Bharani Effect
Kizz Me for Humanity organizes social dances in Washington DC to raise awareness for human rights and environmental issues. This event will focus on environmental issues like air quality, clean energy, and a sustainable lifestyle. Dance the night away and then take a break and listen to inspiring speakers.
OPEN MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, 8 AM-5 PM
3501 NEW YORK AVENUE
Take a break from the city in this forest reprieve. The US National Arboretum features all kinds of plants from banzai trees to herb gardens, and even houses original columns from the old US Capitol building.