Goethe Earth Day - 31.07.2022 - Goethe-Institut Hong Kong

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Goethe Earth Day© Goethe-Institut Hongkong

Goethe Earth Day

Extreme weather, drought, pandemic... Is our earth about to collapse? Will we and the animals survive the climate change? But we can save the earth if we live more consciously! Come to the Goethe-Institut Hongkong on July 31 to participate in the Goethe Earth Day! Here you will meet creative local companies that produce sustainable and eco-friendly products. You can also attend talks and different workshops. There will be something interesting for you or your family.

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Costume and Performance © CCDC

Yuri NG x Felix Ke

On the occasion of the Goethe Earth Day, Goethe-Institut Hongkong is pleased to have invited City Contemporary Dance Company (CCDC) to contribute to the grand finale of the full-afternoon event with a special dance performance “innuffusniffu” choreographed by the company’s Artistic Director Yuri Ng and performed by the company’s senior dance artist Felix Ke.

Talks & Workshops

Eco Market (Click to learn more about the creative and eco-friendly units)

Used Book Sales

Bücherflohmarkt © Goethe-Institut Hongkong

We love books, and we love our earth. Therefore we have always wanted to give the good used books a new home. Would you be able to give them an ideal new home? Come hunt for any hidden gem and treasures yourself! No fixed price. A "Pay as you wish" pricing system will be used.

German Taster Course

German Taster Course © Goethe-Institut Hongkong

15:00 - 15:45
German Taster Course for Children and Teens (age 8 -15)

What does a German course at Goethe-Institut look like? Can I first have a trial lesson, before registering for a standard course? In order to let parents and students know more about learning German and our German courses, we are now offering one session of free trial lesson for children and teens on 31 July (Sunday). Parents are also welcome on that day at our institute, get to know more about our courses and activities.


  14:00 - 15:00 15:00 - 16:00 16:00 - 17:00 17:00 - 18:00
Library, 14F Children Book Exhibitioin "Read to Save the Earth!"
  15:00 - 16:00
Panel Discussion: PLASTIC – Global problems local solutions
16:30 - 18:00
Reading + DIY Workshop - The ocean adventure – Dive into a magical ocean story
Eco Fair
Black Box Studio,
Eco Fair
1) 14:00 – 14:40; 2) 14:40 – 15:20; 3) 15:20 – 16:00
„Eco-Guard“ An original Board Game designed by Greenpeace
16:00 - 17:00
Interactive Talk with Children and Teenage - Microplastic in ocean and what we can do about it
  15:00 - 16:00
Wallpaper Wallet workshop
    16:00 –16:45
Coffee Grounds Soap Making Workshop
17:00 – 17:45
Coffee Grounds Soap Making Workshop
  15:00 - 16:00
Local Natural Wood DIY Phone Stand Workshop
    16:00 - 17:00
“Yoyo and the World’s Coolest T-shirt” Comic Book Reading

Participating Units