Maplewood Green Day
October 14th, 11-4
Maplewood Memorial Park
9th Annual Maplewood Green Day
Live Bands - How-to Demonstrations - Delicious Organic and Local Food - Eco Vendors and Exhibitors - Kid/Youth Entertainment - Electric vehicle (EV) Car Show
Saturday, October 14, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Memorial Park Maplewood, NJ, 07040
(between Dunnell Rd. and Maplewood Ave., directly across from NJ Transit Maplewood Station)
WHAT TO BRING: Bikes and trikes, ride-on toys and wagons, reusable water bottles and reusable shopping bags
KIDS TOY DRIVE:
Pick out one toy you would like to donate. Make it a good one!
Bring it to the Green Day Fair where you can write a note to the child who will be receiving it, and package it for delivery.
PLEASE NOTE: Include working batteries, if necessary * No small or missing parts * Place any loose pieces in a plastic bag taped to the toy.
2017 Green Day Activities and Entertainment
Below are highlights of the day. We are adding to the list daily. Check back for updated info.
Live Animals of the Rain Forest -Rizzo’s Wildlife
The Vinnie Voltage Science Show
Eco-vendors, environmental organizations, health and fitness reps, organic and local food providers, farmers and more
All-electric vehicle (EV) car show with models from Tesla, Toyota, Ford and others
Organic lawn installation, Eco Mower test drive, backyard composting, growing native plants and vegetables, retrofitting old homes, green cleaning, cold brew and more
Planet-friendly fun activities include face painting, kid’s environmental games, Girl and Boy Scout Troops hands-on learning, sustainable school projects and more
Maplewood Green Team program presentations: re:Yard for sustainable yard care, Essex Community Energy for resident energy rebates, Adopt a Park Site for local park clean-ups and Green Business registry for local businesses.
Be an event vendor. Share your products, services, green initiatives and knowledge with thousands of community members anticipated to attend the fair. Exhibiting will establish your company as a leader in the green economy. The deadline is September 15th, 2017: download the application here.
Do you have great ideas, green connections and/or lots of energy? We need you to help make Maplewood Green Day a success.
Contact us today to get more information: