April 23, 2011
FREE

11AM -3 PM

*** No admission fee, please ride your bikes or walk, or park in the neighborhood,
at The Raleigh Court Methodist and Presbyterian Churches
on Grandin Rd. near the post office

Earth Day Roanoke

We’re taking it to the street,   Sat. April 23, 11 AM – 3 PM

Grandin Road between  Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op and Too Many Books.   Street closed Memorial Ave. to Westover Ave..
COME ENJOY GREAT MUSIC,    FUN CHIDREN’S ACTIVITIES,     AND FESTIVE FOOD VENDERS.     MEET LOCAL FARMERS,    TEACHERS    AND GARDENERS.

Visit with your Roanoke neighbors who have started community Gardens or back yard farms with chickens, bees,  gardens, and ponds.  See many great ideas for saving money and increasing our health as individuals and as a community!

Volunteers still needed, please click here volunteer information. Community Booth registration forms, now complete.  Thanks to all who signed up to share!  We have a great number of groups and individuals with information or products.  Please see list below the music.

Music By: Chris Miller,  La La Land, Amanda BocchiGrass Monkey,

Comet 30    and PolyChrome

Earth Day Roanoke 2011 Booths:

Friends of the Blue Ridge Parkway FREE KID’S CRAFTS, Roanoke Public Libraries – Fun Free Kid’s Craft, Sierra Club,  Karen Kessler Jewlery, Pathways for the Greenways, Roanoke City Parks and Rec.,  REEVA electric Care and wind generator,  Peace Spiritual Center,  Clean Valley Council,  Brian Zickafoose  ART, Roanoke Ride Solutions —  BIKE TUNE UPS, Trashion Fashion,  Weston A Price Foundation,  Morningstar Designs  (Local hand crafted Jewelry), Roanoke Society of Friends,  Roanoke Tree Stewards,  The Little Green Man  (Book author reading), Roanoke Valley Cool Cities (CFL bulbs),  Bookbag Santa,  Life Issues>#5 Plastics,  Recycling…Bring yours, to get recycled! , AgrAbility Virginia,  Plowshare Peace Center,  Citizens for Clean and Green,  Macaroni Kid Roanoke,  Kiwanis Club  of Roanoke, Valley Beautiful,  The Yoga Center,  Shaklee,  RC Clear (Green Businesses),  Christine Ward (Body healing info.),  Western VA Water Authority,  Blossom RAW FOODS!,  Child Study Center of VT,  VWCC Work Force,  SoulShine (jewelry),  Earth Treasers (jewelry),  Western VA Land Trust,  Physicians for Social Responsibility,  Solid Waste Management,

For more details and see who will be there, go to menu bar and click on
“Earth Day Events”

Please visit our  Sponsors on menu above

 

Last Year’s Displays Included:
Ride Solutions    Scroll down for VIDEOS

Weston A Price Foundation, nutrition Educational group
Tracy Garland, Educational books
Upper Roanoke River Roundtable, Citizens Watershed group
Roanoke Sierra Club,National Environmental group
Roanoke Tree Stewards
Greater Raleigh Ct. Civic League, Business League
The Well (Linda Burger)herbal products
Clean Valley Council
Pathfinders for Greenways
Citizens for Greenways
Western VA Water Authority
Plowshare Peace Center
Kangen Water, Pure Water systems;
Va Conservation Network, Conservation Legislative group;
Roanoke City Parks Dept, Recreational Opportunities;
Massage Therapists, Personal Health services;
Western VA Land Trust, Land Conservation services
Mark Hanson -Electric Cars, Electric cars and Wind systems;
Refugee and Immigration Services, Citizen services for Immigrants;
A Little Bit Hippy Clothing and more; Ciao Designs Note cards and more;
City Of Roanoke Recycling, Recycling services;
Citizens for Clean and Green,Business and Citizen services;http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wj2q8H0UpRQ

Religious Society of Friends;
Angel’s Shaved Ice Food Vender;
Va Forest Watch Citizens Forestry group;
Cat Conover,Hand made products;
Cox Conserves Eco-friendly education;
Help U Green, Green products;
Soil Cultures, Organic Landscaping services;
Urbiculture Foundation, permaculture in the city;
Sharebike, citizens transportation group;
Lemonade Stand;
Ardyss International, Nutrition products;
Naturescapes,landscapers;
Ecological Gardening Group Gardening education;
KIVA, children’s outdoor activities;
Book Bag Santa, humanitarian group;
CROP Hunger Walk, Religious group;
Wipledale Farm, Dairy products;
Friends of the Blue Ridge Parkway and Home Depot.

Find this year’s exhibitors and Music schedule on menu: “Earth Day Events”

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