The Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council (TEAC) is hosting its annual Eco Fair on October 1, 2022 at Patriots Park from 10am to 2pm, in collaboration with the Village of Tarrytown and The TaSH Farmers Market.
Come learn more about zero waste, alternative energy and solar power, food scraps recycling and composting, local sustainability initiatives, programs and policies, home energy savings, sustainable DIY projects, healthy lawns, Pollinator Pathways, healthy lawns, native plants, the Hudson River, local waterways, and MORE.
There will be something for the whole family including kids activities, Halloween costume swap and upcycling, eco art, sustainable and repurposed gifts, games, live music, tree giveaway, book swap, bike swap, an electric lawn equipment demo, in addition to all the fresh local food vendors at the TaSH farmers market!
There will be two demonstrations of the Village’s new electric lawn equipment (lawn mower, weed whacker, hedge trimmer and leaf blower) with Anthony Ross, the Tarrytown Parks foreman. 12 noon and 1pm – join us!
Participants: Federated Conservationists of Westchester (FCWC), Hackley Lake Keepers, Kindbone, League of Women Voters Rivertowns, Mothers Out Front, Riverkeeper, Sleepy Hollow Environmental Advisory Council, Sun Blue Energy, Sustainable Westchester, The Refillery Shop, Save Westchester, Bike Tarrytown, Save Pocantico Lake, Rewilding School, Plan It Wild, Village of Tarrytown Parks Department, the Tarrytown Tree Commission and more to come. If you or your organization would like to be an exhibitor, please Register Here.
The Eco Fair brings together community sustainability organizations and local businesses to educate and share ideas to enrich our Villages and enhance the environment. It is an opportunity for community members to increase awareness and engage on environmental issues. The goal is to highlight things that we can all do at home and in our neighborhoods.
Volunteers Needed! Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for info. Community service hours will be awarded.
TEAC is committed to working with area businesses, community leaders and neighbors to create a cleaner, greener, safer place to live and work, while fighting the climate crisis and other assaults on our environment through education and outreach.