This Week in Atlanta


Here's what's on tap this week. We are really looking forward to the first annual Green Expo here in Atlanta. We also have a few very interesting stories this week in environmental history. Follow the links to learn more.

May 25 (Monday)

No Events

May 26 (Tuesday)

12pm - 1pm - Chattahoochee Nature Center - Meet the Keeper

May 27 (Wednesday)

8am - 10pm - Atlanta Bicycle Coalition - Sales Benefit @ Whole Foods on Ponce
430pm - 630pm - YMCA Earth Service Corp @ Piedmont Park
7pm - 9pm - Georgia Organics - Book Reading - The Unhealthy Truth w/ Author Robyn O'Brien

May 28 (Thursday)

No Events

May 29 (Friday)

No Events

May 30 (Saturday)

7am - 10am - Possum Trot 10k Benefit for the Chattahoochee Nature Center

730am - 1130am - Morningside Farmer's Market

8am - 1230pm - Alpharetta Farmer's Market

8am - 12pm - Suwanee Farmer's Market

9am - 12pm - Serenbe Farmer's Market

9am - 12pm - Trees Atlanta - Virginia Highland Mulching

9am - 1pm - Piedmont Park Green Market

10am - 5pm - Atlanta Green Expo

10am - 2pm - Glenwood Park Farmer's Market

10am - 12pm - Sierra Club 101
10am - 12pm - Georgia Organics - Compost with the Compost King @ Oakhurst Community Garden
12pm - 1pm - Chattahoochee Nature Center - Meet the Keeper

May 31 (Sunday)

9am - 1pm - Piedmont Park Green Market
10am - 5pm - Atlanta Green Expo
4pm - 5pm - Slow Food Atlanta - Benefit Dinner - Country Asian Tapas with Natalie & Margaret

This Week in Environmental History

May 26, 2007 - Deep sea trawling in south Pacific ended by treaty.
May 27, 1907 - Rachel Carson (author of Silent Spring) was born.
May 28, 1892 - The Sierra Club was formed.
May 31, 1889 - A dam in Johnstown, PA collapsed and killed 2,209 people.