Earth Day 2012

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Exhibits, Question Booths, Music, Activities, Mini-Workshops, Demos, Raffle, Lunch

  • Transition / Nature Chaplaincy Walk at Pine Brook Conservation: start at 10:45 am, will link up with Earth Day
  • Wetland Walk near Town Building: start at 12:20
  • Transition Wayland Climate Change Game: 1:30 - 2:15
  • Zumba mini workshop: 12:30 - 1
  • Bike repair workshop: 1:20 - 1:50
  • Get in Shape mini work out: 1:30 - 2
  • One2One Bodyscapes class: 2:30-3
Activities: Kids of all Ages
  • Ag in the Classroom children's games 
  • School Garden Clubs: sowing seeds
  • Children's crafts with the Wayland Public Library
  • Make and Take with BASE
  • Russell's: plant a seed
  • Framingham Lion's Club: recycling games
  • Brownies #73171: fun with soil!
  • Wayland Children and Parents Association: napkins
  • Holistic Moms Network - Metrowest Boston
  • Carpenter's Local Union 275: build a bird house
Alternative Energy
  • Solarize Massachusetts
  • Transition Home Greening Program
  • Virtual Tour of the "Toaster House"
  • "Ask Me about my Prius"
  • "Ask me about my solar array!" at Solarize booth
  • "Ask me about my Chevy Volt!"
  • Keyes/North Atlantic: geothermal energy
  • Second Generation Solar
  • Next Step Living Energy Audits
  • Maple Hill Architects ("the Green Guy")
  • S+H solar PV and water
  • New England Breeze
  • Sunlight Solar
  • Noelle will sell home-made dog leashes
  • Emily Norton on turtle conservation and vernal pools
  • BEElieve Beekeepers and Beefriends group
  • Guardian Angels: adopt a cat
  • Raptor Rescue
  • Art from Recycling by BASE
  • Art by Elementary School and MS students: in the Town Building Lobby
  • Eco Art
  • Wayland 375th Anniversary
  • Wayland Public Library with The Lorax and local authors
  • Timebanking: TimeTradeCircle
  • Freecycle Wayland/Weston
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Wayland Historical society
  • Church of the Holy Spirit: Outdoor Sanctuary for All
  • Ma'yan Tikva
  • Transition Framingham
  • Pegasus Summer Camp
  • Wayland School Garden Clubs (MS, CHS and HH)
  • Goddard School
  • BASE
  • SET School MetroWest
Local Green Business
  • Russell's
  • Re-Foam-It 
  • Clean Properties/ABC Soils
  • Gardens by Renee
  • Frank's Spoke and Wheel
  • Gardens by the Yard
  • As You Like It, Landscapers
  • Pure Mosquito Spraying
  • Preserve: eco-friendly home products
  • Water Depot of New England:
Environment and Resilience
  • Water Tasting Test
  • Third graders on global warming
  • Green Team
  • Energy Initiatives Advisory Committee 
  • Energy Audit sign ups
  • Transition Wayland 
  • Climate Change experts
  • Big Heart, Little Feet
  • Wayland Rail Trail
  • Wayland Conservation Commission
  • sweet: Sudbury weed education and eradication team
Health and Wellness
  • Donate blood to the Red Cross! Register
  • Chiropractic Solutions
  • Wayland Community Pool
  • Full Heart Acupuncture (Framingham)
  • Antje Schaefer and Zumba
  • Get in Shape for Women with Brian Smith
  • One2One Body Scapes with Eric Stutman
  • Kathryn Loomis Acupuncture
Local Food
  • LEES Community Farm Stand
  • CSA Signup table
  • Lands Sake
  • Edible Boston
  • Whole Foods
  • Vegan Metrowest Network
  • Juice Plus Water Tower aeroponics
  • YES! Magazine: free copies!
  • Wayland Patch

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Wayland Green Team & Transition Wayland present

Live Music
The Muses

 John McGah 
Eat your greens - uhm, oranges!

Which reminds us: what's for...
  • hamburger/cheeseburger, veggie burger, hot dog, grilled veggies on a stick, chips on the side. 
Whole Foods is generously donating 
all the proceeds of the food, 
as well as their labor,
to the Wayland PTO Green Team! Thank you!
  • Aydan with lemonade and brownies (proceeds also go to Wayland's environmental efforts)
  • Vegan Metrowest Network with smoothies
  • Kids lemonade stands (have your kids sign up!)
  • Great Harvest Bread: bread, scones, cookies
  • Nobscot Artisan Cheese: locally crafted cheese!
  • and to finish up: brewed coffee from...

we will not be selling on-the-go beverages like plastic bottled water or canned soda. There will be lemonade as well as free water from the tap (take the water taste test!). Best is to bring your own reusable bottle! 
All food will be served in compostable containers and will be composted.

Raffle items generously donated by the following business
to benefit Wayland PTO Green Team. Thank you!

The Red Cross donation bus 
Town Building Courtyard

Schedule of Events
  • 10:45 am - 12:  Transition / Nature Chaplaincy Walk at Pine Brook Conservation Area
  • 12:00: Grounds open
  • 12:20 - 1: Wetland Walk, near Town Building
  • 12:30 – 1: Zumba mini-workshop
  • 1:00:  The Muses
  • 1:20 - 1:50: Bike repair workshop
  • 1:30 – 2:00:  Get in Shape mini-work out
  • 1:30 – 2:15: Transition Wayland Climate Change Game
  • 2:00:  Austin plays the Bass
  • 2:15:    Raffle drawing
  • 2:30-3:00:   One2One Bodyscapes mini-class

The Wayland, Lincoln, Sudbury
Solarize program will be there to answer questions

Wayland Earth Day
9 April 2011
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