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Earth Day Market: April 21
April 21 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Over 25 local farmers & craft vendors indoors and out. Delicious soup, bread and refreshments will be available for lunch. Come celebrate Earth Day at Taghum Hall!
FREE ADMISSION, but donations to support the hall are always appreciated!
Information booths celebrating Earth Day: Wildsafe BC; the Kootenay Community Bat Project; Kootenay Carshare Co-op; Nelson Leaf’s Recycling; Kootenay Native Plant Society / Kinseed; the Shoe Bank of Canada (bring clean, lightly-used shoes to give); EcoSave Program; and Fortis.
Activities: Parachutes for the Planet project with Citizen’s Climate Lobby (presenting parachute in Victoria on May 13th); children’s tent, crafts, and races; mason bee house building & Easter egg painting; the up-cycle challenge for kids and adults; Easter Bunny treasure hunt; a re-cycle challenge; outdoor performance stage with great local entertainment; a play by Fortis Energy is Awesome; and face painting with Annie Delorme.
Market Vendors: Farm on Relkoff; Forrest Farm; Anaka Market; Fungi Inclined; Heart of Yarn; Heritage Seeds; Creston Beef; Driftwood Studio; Osprey Glass; Lenka’s Creations; Mooi Natural Essentials; Balms by Brittanya; Cherry Meadows Farm; Surya Adi Seeds; Kingsland Farm; Chuckleberry Lane; Blue Lotus Ethnobotanicals; Second Stitch Studio; As it Turns Out/Fire & Furry; Haute Wired Jewellery; Gavin the Glass Man; Kristen’s Craft Factory; ANGEL Offerman; Glacier Soap Works, … and more!