Creation Care Fest/Environmental Extravaganza

August 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm America/Chicago Timezone
Faith Lutheran Church
4600 Bellaire Blvd
Bellaire, TX 77401
Lisa Brenskelle

You are invited to the 2019 Creation Care Fest – Environmental Extravaganza! This free event is actually three events in one:  lectures by expert speakers on The State of Our World, an exhibit by local environmental organizations, and a family-friendly festival with kids’ activities such as games, crafts, encounters with live education animals, seed planting (to take home & watch grow!) and much more. Please register for this event for planning purposes on Note that all children must be accompanied by an adult. Contact Lisa Brenskelle at with any questions. 

Lecture Details:

  • 10 a.m. State of Biodiversity, Professor Kerri Crawford, University of Houston
  • 10:45 a.m. State of the Air, Professor Dan Cohan, Rice University
  • 11:30 a.m. State of Fresh Water, Professor Hanadi Rifai, University of Houston
  • 2 p.m. State of the Oceans, Professor Hyun-Min Hwang, Texas Southern University
  • 2:45 p.m. State of the Land, John Ferguson, owner of Nature’s Way Resources

Exhibits by local environmental organizations 12 – 2 p.m. including:

  • Co-Housing Houston
  • Houston Climate Protection Alliance
  • Public Citizen
  • All those listed below under kids’ activities

Kids’ Activities 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. provided by:

  • Blackwood Educational Land Institute
  • Galveston Bay Foundation
  • Green Building Resource Center
  • Gulf Coast Bird Observatory
  • Gulf Coast Master Naturalists
  • Harris County Parks Dept.
  • Houston Botanic Garden
  • Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Garden
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.
  • Vegan Society of Peace
  • Westbury Community Garden
  • Wildlife Center of Texas