Earth Day Fair

The City of Newton and Project AWAKE are hosting a small eco-friendly fair in on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Newton Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. This event is free for all ages. Come meet different groups and individuals who are eco-friendly and learn about different eco-friendly topics such as recycling, gardening, conservation, renewable energy, and more!

When: April 22nd 10AM to 3PM

Where: Krumm Center at Newton Arboretum & Botanical Gardens (Please park at the softball fields parking lot at Agnes Patterson Park.)

Who’s going to be there:

  • Project AWAKE
  • City of Newton’s Community Services (Parks & Recreation)
  • Newton Public Library
  • Baxter Comfort Solutions
  • Dodd’s Trash Hauling and Recycling, Inc
  • Farmhouse Creation 
  • Jasper County Conservation
  • ISU Extension and Outreach
  • Greg Young Automotive Group
  • Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium
  • Eagle Point Solar
  • Food trucks - KIKIS and Sea Turtle Ice Cream!

Activities taking place include a tree demo, trash cleanup, crafts, creating seed bombs, a raffle hosted by Project AWAKE, a free tree seedling giveaway (first come, first serve), and more. 


Victoria Jordan
Parks Recreation Specialist
Email Victoria
641-792-6622 ext. 2305
641-521-0204 (call or text)

Earth Day Fair (2023)