Saturday, April 16, 2011
Monona Terrace in Madison * 9 am-5 pm
Monona Terrace is on the shore of Lake Monona, two blocks south of the Capitol Square in Madison, Wisconsin. [map]
Isthmus Green Day features more than
100 exhibitors, all ready and willing to help you...
* Safeguard your part of the planet
* Wow your taste buds
* Stimulate your mind
* Improve your health
* And so much more . . .
Fun and informational presentations:
* An amazing line-up of speakers talk about shortening the distance from farm to table.
* The Fabulous Beekman Boys from Discovery's Planet Green reality show share adventures from their urban-to-rural life with goats, chickens, pigs, and one diva of a llama.
* A townhall discussion on healthy food in schools features farmers, students, parents and school representatives.
Isthmus Green Day Schedule
Main Stage: From Farm to Table
10:30 am: Bartlett Durand and Robert Pierce
11:30 am: The Fabulous Beekman Boys
1:30 pm: Healthy Food for Healthy Kids Forum
3:30 pm: Madison's Originals Samples Tasting
Lakeside Commons: Breakout Sessions
10:00 am: The Chakra House
11:00 am: Focus on Energy
1:00 pm: Calvert Investments
2:00 pm: Midwest Renewable Energy
3:00 pm: Greener, Faster Challenge
Bring along your little ones, too!
Isthmus Green Day's Family Play Zone has hands-on activities, arts and crafts, sponsored by Aldo Leopold Nature Center, MSCR, and Friends of the Henry Vilas Zoo.
Tickets are $5 at the door
or in advance at the Isthmus office, 101 King Street in Madison.
Free admission for children under 12, and if you walk,
take the bus or ride your bike.
Bring donations for Goodwill and get in free, too!
Isthmus Green Day sponsors include Saris Cycling Group,
GHC, Whole Foods, Organic Valley, Calvert Funds, La-Z-Boy,
Aldo Leopold Nature Center, and MSCR.
Media sponsors include WKOW-TV, Triple M, Charlie FM, and Wolx