Thank you for attending the 11th Annual Green Gifts Fair! We look forward to seeing you next year!

Event Schedule

12th Annual Green Gifts Fair!

Saturday, November 18, 2017, 10am – 5 pm
Midtown Global Market, Minneapolis, MN 55407
$1 Donation/person accepted at the door

FAIR ACTIVITIES

Silent Auction

10:00–3:00 (winner pick-up 3:00–5:00). Bid on hundreds of items to support Do It Green! Minnesota year-round.

Main Stage Workshops and Music

10:00–11:00: Natural Painting Workshop: Make Your Own Natural Paint with Sunny Day Earth Solutions

11:00–12:30: Ukulele Band

12:30–2:30: Mill City Hot Club

2:30–3:30: Front Yard Friendly Workshop: Building Community One Front Yard at a Time with Friendly Fronts

3:30–5:00: Jeffrey Lackmann

Event Highlights

Visit these booths throughout the fair to complete a passport for prizes and discounts Sponsored by Peace Coffee:

Help celebrate our Green For All theme by writing a postcard to support New Americans in our community with All Are Welcome Here and the International Institute of Minnesota

Learn about healthy home living with Isuroon , and make a non-toxic cleaner to take home with you

Visit our “front yard” for ideas on how to make your home neighbor friendly with Friendly Fronts

Clothing repair services will be offered by Mobile Menders —providing the community with clothes that fit and are in good shape

Empower your family to practice more kindness and generosity with Doing Good Together

Biking and walking made easy with Our Streets MPLS

Make your holiday wrapping low waste with furoshiki wrapping from Do It Green! Minnesota and recycled gift tags with ReUse MN

Learn about the recent Water Walks from the Indigenous People’s Task Force

Take a ride in a toboggan and commit to reducing waste during the holidays with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Save money and reduce food waste during your holiday parties with ideas from Eureka Recycling

Support Do It Green! Minnesota’s community programming through our silent auction or buckthorn ornament fundraiser!

Learn about harvesting and saving seeds and winter sowing with a Master Gardener

Drop off your electronics for recycling including holiday lights, cell phones, tablets, cords and chargers at the Tech Dump booth

Make a Nature Snow Globe at 1 p.m. in the Lower Level Activities Area with Rainbow Tree Therapies

 

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