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Saturday
28
APR

Wells Branch 2018 ECO Fair

14:00
17:00
Wells Branch MUD
Event organized by Wells Branch MUD

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Join us at the Recreation Center Saturday, April 28 from 2:00 - 5:00 pm for the 2018 Wells Branch Eco Fair. The Wells Branch Rec Dept. and local volunteers are hosting this free community event. The gym will be transformed with booths with vendor demos, hands-on activities for both children and adults. Topics will be centered around 5 themes.

Alternative Energies
Healthy Homes
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
The Great Outdoors
Water Conservation and Wastewater Collection

Learn how to be water-wise and conserve water in and around your home. Learn how to protect the wastewater collection system and what you should and should not flush down the drain. Handouts and free water conservation devices.

Children are also encouraged to participate by coloring and submitting a coloring page. Print out a copy of the coloring page below or pick one up at the Recreation Center. Participants in the coloring contest will receive a small prize at the fair.

http://wellsbranchmud.com/component/jdownloads/send/4-parks-and-rec/2944-eco-fair-2018-coloring-page

Guest Speaker Schedule(2-5 pm; subject to change)
2:15-2:45 pm Michael Deonsky- Electric Cars & Plug in Hybrid
4:00-4:45 pm Peter Pfeiffer- The Evolution of the Green Building Movement

Volunteer Opportunities
We're looking for local volunteers and businesses to be on-hand to discuss ways to adapt your home to be more environmentally friendly, while helping to save money and improve the value of your home and quality of life. If you'd like to volunteer, or you have a business or know of a business or service you would like to see showcased, please contact one of the Team Leads:

Healthy Food and Home: Vicky Linsalata, vickylin@austin.rr.com
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Debby Thompson, deborah_thompson@earthlink.net
The Great Outdoors: Shelley Palmer, spifala@gmail.com
Alternative Power/Fuel: Stephen Hochstetler, srh2pjh@gmail.com
Water Conservation/Waste Water/Storm Water: Wells Branch MUD, ctaylor@wellsbranchmud.com

Get involved, make plans to attend, and stay tuned for updates