2013 Wayne Green Expo
Come join us for the 4th Annual Wayne Green Expo on Saturday, April 20, 2013 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Wayne City Auditorium
Learn about the paths you can take to living a greener life, from home yard care to home building tips, you'll hear and see it all.
Food, Exhibits and Activities
|10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
||How to Green Clean Your Home
Tips on making your own cleaning products using natural ingredients to clean your home. Susan Nordstrom, Wayne Green Team Member and WSC Assistant Professor
|11:10 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
||Green Choices for Babies
An introduction to cloth diapering and natural and organic baby products. Spring Dahl, Mom and Owner of The Nursery Barn, part of Dahl House Resources, LLC
|11:50 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
||Yard and Garden Panel featuring local experts:
- Lawn Care with Keith Jarvi, UNL - Assistant Extension Educator
- Flowers with Gail Korn, Owner of Wayne's Garden Perennials
- Drought Resistant Plants with Natalia Bjorklund, UNL - Assistant Extension Educator
- Trees and Shrubs with Steve Rasmussen, District Forester UNL-Nebraska Forest Service
|12:40 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
||Choosing Drought Resistant Plants
Natalia Bjorklund, UNL - Assistant Extension Educator
|1:20 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
||Effects of Rapid Landscape Changes on Wildlife Populations
An overview of trends observed and an optimistic glimpse into the future. Cassidy Gerdes, Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist, Pheasants Forever, Inc. and Quail Forever
- Food for sale from Wayne Farmers Market vendors! Breakfast by Hochstein Farms and lunch by Kuper Farms
- Kid activities, including arts & crafts and an Outdoor Family Life Trailer
- Green tips from Vendors and Exhibits on how to save energy, natural resources and money
- Family-friendly tips on cloth diapering, green cleaning and caring for babies
- Win green door prizes from local sponsors and businesses
If you are interested in being a vendor at the Green Expo, please complete this form
Electronics Recycling at the Green Expo!
Dispose of your unwanted electronics responsibly with our E-Scrap Recycling Collection sponsored through WasteCap
. For the first time, we are accepting TVs and monitors. We will also take computers, laptops, printers, gaming stations, chargers and more. See our FAQ
for the full list of acceptable items and fees.
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. Thank you!