Live, Local Entertainment:
Rogue Valley Earth Day is a venue for local musicians, change-makers, dancers and performers to share their creativity and talents.
2017 High Energy Line-up!:
11:00 Sonic Kaleidoscope
Local youth kick-off the event with joyful marimbas inspired in Zimbabwe.
11:45 Scientists Speak Up!
Local scientists will take the stage representing a global community who are defending the vital role science plays in our health, safety, economies, and governments.
12:00 Science is Cool!
A ScienceLive Show
Educators from ScienceWorks present a show filled with awesome demonstrations, amazing discoveries and audience participation about states of matter
12:30 NMHS High Altitude Balloon Team
Students will demonstrate a NASA developed payload system that will stream live video from 90,000 feet during the total solar eclipse of the Sun this August
12:45 Shiviti Dance Company
Zahara Solomon and her students perform tribal belly dance
1:15 Ashland Dance Works
Upbeat hip-hop, ballet, and contemporary routines to contemporary music choreographed by instructor Aisha Wand
1:45 Ashland Capoeira Rumizumbi
Led by instructor Andres Marquez, capoeirists demonstrate a martial art that brings together vigorous physical interaction, playfulness, community structure and creativity
2:15 The Rogue Poet
T-Poe Varnado performs environmentally themed pieces in spoken word and rhyme, including “The Family of Man,” about humanity and the planet that supports us, accompanied by poetess Liesl Garner.
3:00 King Roy Wing
The Rogue Valley’s own original folk/Americana music with dynamic three part harmonies