Thursday, October 15, 2009

Super Green 2.0 Saturday, 10/17/2009

Mill Valley General Store is pleased to be hosting Super Green 2.0 on Saturday, 10/17/09. A series of four workshops will be repeated throughout the day at 10:00 - 11:00 - Noon - 1:00.
This event is free & open to the public. Doors open at 9:00am. Free on-site & street parking. The first 100 folks to arrive will receive a goody bag with seeds, informational materials & a free tree, courtesy of Tree Baltimore.

Sustainable Urban Infrastructures has put together a fun & educational program for the day. The workshops for the day will be :
  • Baltimore Biomass - how to heat your home comfortably & affordably with a corn stove. Stop in & grab a seat in front of the fire, as George Peters explains the operation of the stove, the tax credits available, & how to join the buyer's coop.
  • Falkenhan's Hardware - will be on site with low cost DIY projects to tighten up your house for the winter ahead. Deb Falkenhan will explain the ease of installation of these items. Items will be available for purchase.
  • Urban Greening Czar, Molly Gallant, will have a hands on workshop, Fall Tree Planting Done Right. This workshop is sponsored by Mill Valley General Store. Join Molly as she plants trees on our property - showing how to prepare the soil, how to stake & mulch a newly planted tree, and how to care for your tree. Co-sponsor of this event is Tree Baltimore.
  • Clean Currents - will be on site explaining how you can buy clean, renewable energy for your home.