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Earth Day 2024 at ACL Colchester

Join us this Earth Day, April 22nd, at ACL Colchester! We have lots of fun and interesting activities to help you learn about taking care of our planet. You can try out our special ‘green’ courses to learn about jobs that help the Earth. Make sure to sign up early to save your spot, or you can also check on the day if there’s room left!

What’s Happening?

For Creative Minds: Put on a VR headset to see our cool Climate Change Exhibition and look at beautiful flower arrangements that are good for the Earth.

For Families: Bring your family to have fun with science and see how you can all become future scientists.

For Science Lovers: Check out real fossils and see how wind turbines, solar panels, and other cool energy things work.

For Building Skills: Find out about our Retrofit courses to learn how to fix up houses to be better for the environment.

Extra Fun Things:

Food and Drinks: Our special café will have yummy treats, all made in a way that’s good for our planet.

Learn About Green Jobs: Visit the ECC Skills Hub to hear about jobs that help the Earth. We’ll have snacks too!

Hair and Beauty: Learn how people in the beauty business are helping the planet. You might even get a free haircut (but only a few are available).

Join In The Fun:

Come and see all the fun ways you can help the Earth. You can sign up for special classes, or just come to see what’s happening. There’s a lot to learn and do, and we can’t wait to see you there!

Stay tuned for more news, and get ready to have a great Earth Day with us at ACL, where you can start helping our planet in new ways!

Activity Code Activity Name
EED1B70Y23 Art: The World of Hedgehogs – 13:30 – 14:30
EED1B71Y23 Art: The World of Hedgehogs – 14:45 – 15:45
EED1A70Y23 Sustainable Floristry – 09:30 – 10:30
EED1A71Y23 Sustainable Floristry – 10:45 – 11:45
EED1A72Y23 SL Recycled Art – 10:00 – 11:00 (booking not required)
EED1A73Y23 SL Recycled Art – 11:15 – 12:15 (booking not required)
EED1B72Y23 SL Sustainable Food – 12:45 – 13:45 (booking not required)
EED1B73Y23 SL Sustainable Food – 13:45 – 14:45 (booking not required)
EED1A74Y23 Natural Mindfulness – 10:30 – 11:30
EED1B74Y23 Yoga The Ethical Commitment – 13:30 – 14:30
EED1A75Y23 Multiply – Retrofit – 10:00 – 12:00
EED1B75Y23 Multiply – Retrofit – 13:00 – 15:00
EED1A70Y23 Textiles Slow Stitching – 09:45 – 10:45
EED1A71Y23 Textiles Slow Stitching – 11:15 – 12:15

Come to ACL – Your Adventure to Help the Earth Starts Here!

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