The Four Rivers Environmental Coalition (FREC) will host an Environmental Expo to celebrate Earth Day from 3 to 5 p.m., Thursday, April 21 at Cliffbreakers. The event is free and open to the public.
The 30 participating FREC organizations will provide displays and answer questions. The Environmental Expo is open to the public at no charge.
A new attraction at the 2005 Earth Day event will be a free nature slide show presentation of David Olsons photography, shown to music at 4 p.m.
The second half of the evening will begin at 5:30 with an hors doeuvre reception followed by the presentation of the annual Atwood Award for outstanding contributions to parks and recreation at 6 p.m., and dinner and presentation by water resource protection expert Dennis Dreher. Reservations for the dinner, award presentation and speaker are $30 per person. Reservations/info: contact Winnebago County Health Department at 720-4117.
From the April 20-26, 2005, issue