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NOVA's Annual Green Festival 2017

  • Plastic Ocean

    Infographic Credit: Ocean Conservancy

We Are All Downstream - What's in our oceans, rivers, streams, and creeks?

Green Festival 2017

Date: April 25, 2017
Time: 9:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Annandale Campus - CE Gym and Theater

The festival is FREE, open to the public and will include:

  • A screening of the film A Plastic Ocean.
  • A keynote presentation by accomplished water scientist Sandra Postel of National Geographic.
  • Informational booths of local, regional and national environmental organizations.
  • Giveaways and lunch for the first 200 attendees pre-registered by March 31.
  • A drawing to win a kayak.

To guarantee your ticket for lunch and a Festival takeaway, please register by March 31, 2017!


Schedule
TimeEventLocation
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Attendee Check-In / Vendor Fair Set-Up CE Atrium
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker / Q & A
Sandra Postel, National Geographic
CE Theater
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Open Job Fair / Information Tables CE Gym
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Panel Discussion CE Theater
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Lunch Cafe Lunch Gym
12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Movie - Plastic Ocean CE Theater
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Panel Discussion CE Theater
Info Tables
  • Design Your Own Bag
  • The Scrap Exchange
  • Full Belly Project (plastic bag collection)
  • Friends of Accotink Creek
  • Leesylvania State Park
  • Fairfax County Farmers Markets
  • NVCC Recreation and Parks Society (RPK)
  • NVCC Sustainability
  • Alice Ferguson Foundation
  • Leaders in Green Energy
  • CSI, Inc.
  • Plant NOVA Natives
  • Clean Fairfax
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