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This Friday & Saturday Only! The Second Annual Green Market Exposition

The Aquarium & Conscious Decisions

Friday, October 8, 2010 at 10:00 PM - Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 4:00 PM (EDT)

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Sustainability Experts, Green Technology, Networking, Exhibits, Speakers, Food and Music at The Second Annual Green Market Exposition
Celebrate Connecticut's Green Collar Economy at The Barnum Museum

The Second Annual Green Market Exposition will be held Friday and Saturday, October 8th-9th at the historic Barnum Museum in Bridgeport. Opening ceremonies feature Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch and Susan Giordano of Alternative Global Energy. Join us for two days of green job networking and green job resources, as well as panel discussions, workshops, over 40 sustainable business and organization exhibits and special features. Anyone interested in sustainability and green resources should plan on attending this very special event. Other features include electric and hybrid cars, eco-shopping, green technology, energy saving ideas, networking, book signings, organic make-up and skincare, free samples, drawings. FREE ADMISSION!

The Green Market Exposition is an annual community event which provides support, information and resources for sustainable living throughout Connecticut and supports our local Green Market Economy.

Green Market Exposition

Schedule of Events

 

Friday, October 8th, 2010 

 

   10:00-11:00 a.m.

Opening Ceremonies

Kathy Maher

Executive Director & Curator

Barnum Museum

 

Mayor Bill Finch

City of Bridgeport

 

Susan Giordano

Founder and President

Alternative Global Energy

 

11:00-11:45 a.m.

Alternative Global Energy Presents:

Green Jobs Workshop

 

12:00-12:45 p.m.

Alternative Global Energy Presents:

Green Jobs Workshop

 

1:00-1:45 p.m.

SCTGBC Presents: 

Retrofitting and Building New Energy Efficient Homes

Panel Discussion

Eric Gribin

Moderator

 

2:00-2:45 p.m.

Construction & Demolition Debris: 

Reuse and Recycling Opportunities

Sherill  Baldwin

CT Department of Environmental Protection

 

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Al Smith

Concert on the Quad

 

3:00-3:45 p.m.

Start Your Own Green Business 

Using Social Networking

Workshop

Debbie Miron

Zef Zan

Christine McKinney

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Saturday, October 9th, 2010

 

10:00-10:45 a.m.

Workshop

Featuring Shari Aaron

Author of Climb The Green Ladder

Learn The Secrets To Preparing For and

Landing a Green Job

 

11:00-12:00 p.m.

Community Bike Ride

Meet at the Barnum Museum and

Ride Down to Seaside Park

Bring your Helmet!

 

12:00-12:45 p.m.

Group Discussion

GE Remington Arms Green Future

 Remy Chevalier

Moderator

Featuring Nils Wiesenmüller

&

Brian Clark Howard

 

1:00-2:00 p.m.

Group Discussion and Demonstration:

Growing Local Food and Community Gardens

Robert Halstead, Bridgeport Community Land Trust

Peter Wroe, Epernay Bistro

 

2:00-2:45 p.m.

Alternative Global Energy Presents:

Green Jobs Workshop

 

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Movie Screening

Pump It Up, Baby!

Learn about Septic Systems

 

For a complete list of exhibitors and our schedule of events, please visit http://www.greenmarketexposition.org.

For additional information, please e-mail us or call (203) 536-4695


Have questions about This Friday & Saturday Only! The Second Annual Green Market Exposition? Contact The Aquarium & Conscious Decisions

When & Where

820 Main Street
Bridgeport

Friday, October 8, 2010 at 10:00 PM - Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 4:00 PM (EDT)


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