On Friday, April 21, 2017, approximately 1,500 students in pre-kindergarten through second grade will participate in the fourth annual Tulsa Earth Day celebration on Harwell Field at the University of Tulsa. The event will focus on outdoor hands-on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) learning programs and activities.
This annual celebration was started by Tulsa Public Schools parent Katherine Anderson, pre-kindergarten teacher Patty Eaton, and community member Annie Tyndall at the suggestion of Katherine's then-five-year-old son. This event is designed to:
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Shift one: Lanier, Kendall Whittier, Remington, Lee, and Emerson elementary schools
11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Lunch for students in shifts one and two
11:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Shift two: Mark Twain, Cooper, Owen, Chouteau, Lee, and Sequoyah elementary schools, Zarrow International School, and Mayo Demonstration Academy