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Green Fair, Saturday, April 23, Rain or Shine -10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Apr 20, 2011

Berkshire Community College (BCC) will host a Green Fair, Saturday, April 23,  from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at its main campus, 1350 West Street in Pittsfield. This event is free and open to the public.

Attendees will join with the community to learn about ways they can green-up their lives. Local experts will be on-hand to help individuals learn ways to make environmentally friendly choices. Workshops on global warming, organic gardening, composting, photovoltaic and other green topics will also be available. Other exhibitors include Habitat for Humanity's Restore, CET's secure file recycling, Bedard Brothers will showcase a Honda Hybrid vehicle and Goodwill Industries' will be offering a textile drive.

Birds of Prey, a special exhibition, will be presented at 11 AM.

The Green Fair also boosts entertainment by the Pioneer Valley Fiddlers and the Strawberry Hill Fiddlers. Food will be available for purchase from Starbucks, Haven Cafe & Bakery, Baba Louie's, Bittman Boy Edible Gardens, Sunshine Bagels, and Guido's Marketplace.

The Green Fair is sponsored by BCC, MCLA's BERC program, Goodwill Industries, MassPIRG, Center for Ecological Technology - CET, Mass RIDES, Mass Audubon, and Habitat for Humanity.

For more information, visit www.berkshirecc.edu/greenfair or contact Charles Kaminski at 413-236-2105 or ckaminsk@berkshirecc.edu.


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