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Environmental Studies Institute: 50 Years Since Earth Day

Thursday, March 26,
2:00 pm
to 3:15 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 16, 2020

A view of Earth from space. (photo © NASA)

An iconic view of our blue planet. (photo © NASA)

April 22 marks the 50th Anniversary of the first Earth Day. How is our planet is doing since that landmark 1970 protest? Join professors from Keene State College and naturalists and scientists from the Harris Center to explore a different ecosystem each week, including what’s changed in the last five decades, as well as thoughts on the future. From the earth’s atmosphere to its oceans, forests to wildlife, discover both the challenges and resilience of our beautiful blue planet. Thursdays, March 26, April 2, April 9, and April 16, from 2 to 3:15 p.m. in the RiverMead Auditorium in Peterborough. Snow date: April 23.

Cost: $50 for RiverMead affiliates / $60 for all others

Registration is required. RiverMead residents, wait-list members, and Village depositors can register by contacting Kim Mansfield at (603) 924-0033, ext. 201 or by email. All others, register by contacting Keene State College’s Office of Continuing Education at (603) 358-2290. For more information, contact Susie Spikol.


Thursday, March 26
2:00 pm to 3:15 pm
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Kim Mansfield
(603) 924-0033
KSC Office of Continuing Education
(603) 358-2290


RiverMead Auditorium
150 RiverMead Road
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States

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