“Greenfest 2012: A Celebration of our Earth” will take place on May 3rd from 6-8 at West Hempfield Middle School in Irwin, PA. The festival is in its’ fourth year and is still “growing”!
The event’s goal is to educate students, parents, and the community on the importance of preserving natural resources, recycling, and protecting nature as well as celebrating our environment. This year some of the participants include, Logan’s Farm, Morris Organics , Penn State Master Gardeners, Schramm’s Farm, St. Francis University, St. Vincent College, Stimulus Technologies, Sunny Sprouts Greenhouse , Westmoreland Cleanways, Wildlife Works, and Wilkinson’s Nursery, just to name a few. There will be a cooking demonstration at 7:00 by Executive Chef Greg Andrews of Greensburg’s “The Supper Club” which will highlight using local and sustainable produce. Plenty will be offered for kids of all ages including live animals, a “Lorax” themed activity center, a food science fair, recycled art show, a cake decorating contest display, face painting, and food. Admission is FREE.
We hope that you will join us as we celebrate and educate!