Frenchtown Green Fair
Join us for the 2013 Frenchtown Green Fair to be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013, from 11 am to 5 pm at Old Frenchtown Field in Frenchtown, NJ – Rain or Shine!
The Frenchtown Green Fair’s Mission is to help our communities discover the values of green living and to celebrate sustainability. The Green Fair will feature speakers, green products and services, and activities that reflect an environmentally sustainable lifestye – gardening, recycling, food, energy, transportation, home and building, and health and wellness. Plenty of education, entertainment, food, and fun for the whole family!
The Green Fair is hosted by the Frenchtown Green Team and the Borough of Frenchtown. The event is organized by the Green Fair Committee. Questions can be directed towards Holly Low and Sarah Ruppert by email frenchtowngreenfair(at)gmail.com
Green Fair Speakers
Mike McGrath, host of the nationally syndicated public radio show You Bet Your Garden, which offers “fiercely organic advice to gardeners far and wide”, will give a talk on composting. www.youbetyourgarden.com
Christine Waltermyer, Founder and Co-Owner of the Natural Kitchen Cooking School, will present “Decadent Desserts Using Rice” and demonstrate how to make delicious wholesome treats that your whole family will love. www.naturalkitchenschool.com
Maya van Rossum, the Delaware Riverkeeper, will speak about fracking and how it affects the Delaware River Watershed. www.delawareriverkeeper.org
Eyes of the Wild, live animal show, hosted by the fantastic and zany Travis Gale. Make sure to bring the kids… laugh, learn, and walk away knowing how to take a more proactive role in protecting our wildlife. www.eyeswild.com
Rutgers Landscape & Nursery, will host a Touch-a-Bug Children Workshop. Get bugged out with Joanne Goodman and a bunch of her bug buddies. Learn about our funky little friends and foes in the garden and how to be pest free without all those nasty pesticides. www.rutgersln.com
Rob Fleming, Director of Sustainable Design Program at Philadelphia University, to lead a discussion. Beyond Green; How Can Sustainable Design Transform Our Lives. Join us as we consider ways to lay the groundwork for new and transformative approaches to sustainable design that are ambitious, authentic, and ultimately lifesaving. http://faculty.philau.edu/flemingr
Green Fair Sponsors
2013 Green Fair Vendor Information