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6th Annual Roswell Green Expo Set for Feb. 24

Go green with the City of Roswell and Keep Roswell Beautiful (KRB) at the 6th Annual Roswell Green Expo on Saturday, Feb. 24. Learn more about incorporating environmentally responsible, sustainable practices and products into your home and your day-to-day life at this family-friendly event.

This free event will run from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM at the Bill Johnson Community Activity Building at Roswell Area Park, 10495 Woodstock Road, Roswell, and will feature:
  • The Green Market, showcasing many local and regional vendors, artisans, non-profit organizations and a diverse array of environmentally friendly services and products.
  • A DIY rain barrel workshop presented by Vicki Culbreth, Environmental Education Coordinator for the City of Roswell. $20 per barrel, one barrel per household. Register at www.roswellgreenexpo.org.
  • A DIY succulent planter workshop. $5 for plants and supplies. Register at www.roswellgreenexpo.org.
  • Favorite Costumed Characters, including "KiRBy" from Keep Roswell Beautiful, City of Roswell's Roz the Squirrel, and Sparky the Fire Dog.
  • KRB's Earth Balloon and other kid-friendly activities
  • Pottery Demonstrations
  • Puppet Show
  • Check out a Nissan LEAF from Regal Nissan of Roswell
  • Raffle Prizes and Giveaways
  • A Green Garage filled with plug-Ins, hybrids, and even electric bicycles from Regal Nissan, United BMW, Carriage Kia, and Roswell Bicycles!
  • Historic Roswell Kiwanis will be collecting books and blankets at the Expo! Please bring new or gently used children’s or young adult books for the Little Library at Roswell Area Park, and blankets for the animals at angels Among Us Pet Rescue.
"The Green Expo is a great way for Roswell residents to learn about innovative products that can help them be more environmentally sustainable, and maybe even buy a few 'green' products! We love that we are able to showcase local vendors and artisans. It'll be a fun event packed with activities for the entire family," said Vicki Culbreth, Executive Director of Keep Roswell Beautiful and one of the organizers of the event.

The Roswell Green Expo is made possible through our generous sponsors:
  • Conex Recycling
  • The Neighbor News
  • Regal Nissan
  • Abulous Lighting
  • Atlantic Coast Consulting
  • Robin Martin & Associates
For more information about the Green Expo and to sign up to volunteer at the event, visit www.RoswellGreenExpo.org.
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