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Earth Week Community Fair

  • April 26, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, Multipurpose Room and Plaza

The 5th Annual Green Living Expo is the place to be to learn practical ways to green your lifestyle, with a focus on: energy conservation, sustainable food, solid-waste reduction, eco-friendly transporation, green home remodeling and sustainable landscaping and health homes. Good green fun for the whole community.

Learn: You’ll find everything you need to green your home, lifestyle, condo and apartment. And you’ll have an opportunity to learn hands-on at our Do-It-Yourself area, featuring opportunities to practice energy conservation and rain barrel building techniques.

Shop: Purchase green products for your home, you garden, and yourself from our vendors and craftspeople, who offer practical solutions to energy conservation, sustainable food, solid waste reduction, eco-friendly transportation, green home remodeling, sustainable landscaping, and healthy homes.

Play: Take some time to have some fun in our family friendly Kid’s Activity Zone. From games to demonstrations, and hands-on activities, there will be engaging activities for kids of all ages.

Volunteer:It takes a small army to put on this event. Volunteers are welcome and needed. If you’d like to learn more about how you can participate as a volunteer, please let us know.

Other event components include seminars held in three breakout rooms throughout the day, sustainability talks, food sales, a raffle, kid's activity zone and more!. Parents are encouraged to bring their children so they can learn about the importance of environmental stewardship.

Sign up to attend today

Free

Office of Sustainability, (703) 993-5301, gogreen@gmu.edu, Office of Sustainability

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