2015 Earth Day Recap

The 2015 event was held
Saturday, April 18, 2015
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
McKenzie Park
Downtown Panama City, Florida
Our thanks to everyone who helped make the 2015 event a success!

2015 Photos

Entertainment Schedule

Start Time 10:00 AM – Sound System provided by Curt McCarthy
10:00 – 10:45 Kristen Barkuloo (original music folk/country)
10:45 – 11:15 Gypsy Parvana Belly Dance
11:15 – 12:00 Pyramid Singers By The Sea (children’s choir)
12:00 – 12:45 CatNip Pat & The White Mouse Jugglers (original music/blues/rock & roll)
12:45 – 1:00 Heather Clements (hula hoop demonstration)
1:00 – 1:30 Gypsy Parvana Belly Dance
1:30 – 4:00 Lucky Mud & The Roberts Hall Revue:
Marvin Holdman
Emily Webb
Sarah Lotring
Marty Hendrickson
Charlotte Warnberg Moreau
(folk/bluegrass/country/original music)

Registered Participants

  • Friends of St. Andrews Bay (BEST): t-shirts, fruit trees & Our HOST
  • St. Andrews Bay Resource Management Association: environmental displays and touch tank for the children
  • Bay County Audubon Society
  • Gulf Coast Women’s Club Conservation CSP: shorebird building display for the children
  • Friends of St. Andrews State Park
  • Camp Helen State Park: wildlife displays
  • Florida Department of Environmental Protection: display and handouts
  • Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission: display
  • Florida Forest Service: display with handouts and goodies for kids
  • Beach Plastics Apocalypse by Kurt Cox: beach cleanups
  • NWFL Renaissance Faire: creating awareness, generating interest for future event
  • Muth & Son’s Solar & Plumbing Service: solar panel display
  • Greenthumb Calboys: edible landscapes & urban farming
  • University of Florida IFAS, Extension Service: educational materials on landscaping
  • Sweetbay Chapter Florida Native Plant Society: education display
  • Florida Trails Association, Panhandle Chapter: display on hiking trails
  • Bay County Conservancy: display & information
  • Floridians For Solar Choice: petitioning for 2016 ballot initiative & information
  • Democratic Executive Committee: voter registration & information
  • Bay Greens: Green Party of Bay County display
  • Publix Supermarkets: greenwise display & re-usable bag giveaway
  • Lynn Haven Lions Club: free eyeglasses
  • Easy Access Program: mobility management training
  • Goodwill Industries-Big Bead: repurpose, recycle, reuse
  • Bay County Recycling & ENGEN LLC: recycling & waste to energy display
  • Girl Scout Service Unit 610: native plants giveaway to support butterflies
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bay County: environmental education display
  • Interfaith Harmony Council: spiritual awareness & diversity display
  • Crystal Cottage: promoting personal & planetary peace, meditation retreats, workshops, mentoring classes & seminars
  • Emerald Coast Pagan Community: information display
  • Panama Animal Welfare Society: animal rescue & advocacy
  • Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop: backyard bird feeding supplies & information
  • Indigo Earth Spa: massage, chair massage, essential oils & organic products
  • Recycled & Upcycled ARTS by Rebecca Logan
  • Art by Sandra Becker
  • Face & Body Painting by Janet Kirksey
  • Repurposed Antiques & Other Items by Leon Jones
  • Angelic Art & Design by Cheryl Dungan: canvas oils & acrylics, wood signs, crafts, scarves, jewelry, t-shirts
  • Art By SLY: handmade pottery & jewelry
  • Mother Earth Hematite: healing stone jewelry
  • Wildflower Oil Power by Terrilyn Iles: essential oils & homemade Goat’s Milk Soap
  • Dawn Shoffer Crafts & Gulf Coast Oilers: essential oils, fabric covered buttons & more
  • Mona Gaskell Hand Painted Items: for home, garden & wearables
  • Tropicandles of PCB: hand poured candles
  • Ron & Robyn Plowe Hand Painted Glass, Wood, Metal & Fabric
  • NIKKEN Total Wellness: water filtration systems & personal water bottles
  • Blue Sunshine Company: handmade soap
  • Kivett Design Studio: handmade jewelry from recycled objects
  • Nomadic Winds: jewelry, drums, crochet clothing & HOOPS
  • Gypsy Parvana Belly Dance: entertainment & display
  • Caribean Cuisine by Iris Sanchez
  • Little Miss Chessiest: sandwiches & sides
  • FINNS: seafood salads
  • Amavida Coffee