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City of Batavia
Environmental Commission (BEC)

The mission of the Batavia Environmental Commission is to fulfill the role of environmental advisor, educator and motivator to City Government and the community at large

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Earth Hour 2015

Come celebrate a global event locally!

Saturday, March 28, 2015

6:30-9:30 pm

Eastside Community Center


Earth Hour 2015-03-15 ImageFUN, EDUCATION, and CONSERVATION!  Join your community in this global movement uniting people to protect the planet.  Come take part in this FREE international green event as the Batavia Environmental Commission, in co-operation with the Batavia Park District, presents Earth Hour 2015! 


Batavia’s 7th Annual Earth Hour event promises to be an evening of inspiration and enlightenment.  There is something for all ages and it’s all FREE! 


Earth Hour 2014 took place in more than 7000 cities and towns in 162 countries and territories across all seven continents!  To experience Earth Hour from a global perspective go to:


Join your friends and neighbors Saturday March 28th to make Batavia Earth Hour 2015 the best yet!


There will be many Activities you can participate in including:

ª  Games in the dark for kids of all ages

ª  Crystal Singing Bowl Meditation

ª  Storytelling

ª  Yoga by candlelight, all levels welcome

ª  Chair Massage and Reflexology

ª  Reiki and Other Energy Work modalities

ª  Drum Circle

ª  Art in the Dark

ª  Gong Meditation

ª  Fox Valley Astronomical Society – a chance to learn more about the stars and telescopes (yours or theirs)


BONUS! Batavia Creamery offering discounted ice cream for all Earth Hour Participants. 


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