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Compost Fair & 4-H Duck Race

  • Sunday, April 28, 2019, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Celebrate spring's arrival by stopping by the Compost Fair for a guaranteed good time! The Compost Fair is held in conjunction with the 4-H Duck Race. Admission to all events is FREE and open to the public.

At the Compost Fair, there will be information and demonstrations of beginning and advanced compost techniques, continuous tours of our demonstration site, live music, food and activities for kids. Several partner organizations, gardening and sustainability groups will be joining us. All attendees will be eligible to win fabulous compost prizes. Compost bins (Earth Machines, welded wire cylinder and worm compost bins) will be for sale while supplies last. Go home a composter!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Entertainment:
11:10-11:55: Chris Barnes, folk music
12:10-12:55: Ithaca High School Rock Band!
1:05-1:20: Compost Theatre
1:25-2:25: Gabriel Cappetta, hip-hop
2:30-3:30: Rot-n-Roll, check 'em out on bandcamp
3:30: Duck Race Prize announcements

Partner Organizations:
Tompkins Co. Dept. of Recycling and Materials Management
Get Your Green-Back Tompkins
NYSEG Energy Smart Communities
Tompkins County Master Gardeners
Ithaca Community Gardens
Ithaca College Department of Life Skills
4-H Plant and Environmental Science Team
Dish Truck
Primitive Pursuits
Fidelis
CCETC Energy Program
CCETC Environment Program
CCETC Nutrition Program
CCETC Parenting Education Program
CCETC Rural Youth Services

And our Compost Education Booths!

Basic Composting Booth
Compost Kids Activities
Indoor Composting
Advanced Composting
Critter Shed
Outdoor Composting

Prize Drawings:

Every hour (1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00), open to all who register at the welcome booth

Compost Bin sales (while supplies last!): Earth Machines, welded wire cylinder bins, worm bins,  also at the welcome booth

Food: The Famous Duck Deli

Let us know you are coming via our Facebook event page (see link below)

See you at the Fair!



Fee

FREE and open to the public

Learn More

https://www.facebook.com/events/2136832139728588/

Location

CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555