What: 5th Annual Earth Day with Community Services Unlimited Inc.
Where: 4505 S. Raymond Ave, LA, CA 90045. Enter the school from the Vernon gate located just east of Normandie.
When: Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 11am to 4pm
Community Services Unlimited Inc. Serving the People Body and Soul
Event theme: Growing Our Own – Free Family Event! Volunteers welcome. Sign Up Now to Volunteer!
LD@csuinc.org (preferred), or 310 780 0426
WORKSHOPS: Making a Seed Bomb, West African Dance, Yoga, Earth Medicine, American Tribal Belly Dance, Fruit Tree Pruning, How to Make A Seed Bomb, Composting,Zumba Dance, Writing Poetry
ACTIVITIES: Painting At An Easel For Kids, Making Herb/Fruit Iced Tea, Using Aloe To Heal and Nourish,TOL Fruit Pick, Vegan Food Sampling, Posture and Fitness Assessments with Biomechanix
CHEF DEMOS WITH: Bryce Fluellen, Garden Gateway, Mirabel Diaz
STAGE LINE-UP INCLUDES: Just Wanna Step Homegrowne, Normandie School Orchestra, Guerilla Queenz, A Place Called Home, Joannne, Damon-Greedy City, Real Ridaz, Eushela, Sheldon ….AND MORE
LIVE ART WITH: Duce, Heng, Jeyd and LA Life Style
iNFORMATION TABLES: Hunger Action LA, Community Build, Community Coalition, LA Community Action Network, Garden Gateway, TreePeople, BioMechanix, St.John’s Clinic, Heal the Bay, Bus Riders Union, Garden School Foundation, Food and Water Watch, TRUST South LA, UMMA Community Clinic, California African American Museum, 50th Street Youth Program, Master Gardener Program
RAFFLE PRIZES INCLUDE: Museum Passes, Yoga Class Gift Certificates, Jewelry Gift Certificates, Book Gift Certificates, Patagonia Items, CSU Produce Bags
AND MORE……..Free Bike Valet Service and Bike Organizations’ Table with Bike Info and free bike safety checks, Craft and Jewelry Vendors, Food Vending From Chichen Itza and CSU
Together we envision an annual Earth Day event where community residents come together in a safe environment to have fun, celebrate our foods and cultures, learn about and participate in sustainable practices, and connect with each other and organizations working to make positive change in our neighborhood.
Growing Our Own; food, community, jobs, businesses, leaders.
This is a plastic water bottle free event, please bring water bottles if you have them, water stations with paper cups will be available at the event
Look out for updates at earthdaysouthla.org, you can go there now to check out passed years’ events.
During the week leading up to the event we need volunteers for various tasks, please contact us if you have any time. Volunteer RSVP: LD@csuinc.org (preferred), or 310 780 0426
Address for all events listed: Normandie Ave Elementary School
4505 S. Raymond Ave, LA, CA 90045. Enter the school from the Vernon gate located just east of Normandie.