The third-annual event was held Saturday at Learning Gate Community School in Lutz.
Learning Gate Community School in Lutz hosted its third-annual EcoFest 2012 on Saturday. The free event was open to the public and included live music, worskshops, demonstrations, informational booths and green products and services. Sustainable living is a major component of Learning Gate's curriculum.
EcoFest 2012 is an annual event open to the community that organizer Michele Northrup hopes will highlight the talents of the school's environmentally-aware students.
Learning Gate Community School is hosting its third annual EcoFest 2012 on April 14 on the school grounds at 16215 Hanna Road, Lutz. The event will be open to the public from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., and admission is free. EcoFest 2012 is an annual event for the community that event organizer Michele Northrup hopes will highlight the talents of the school's environmentally-aware students. "Our school community wants to share our love of supporting all things local and green," Northrup said. "The students are thrilled to showcase their green efforts, our EcoSpeak workshops and the local vendors while enjoying our very unique campus." EcoFest 2012 activities include: For more information, call Northrup at 813-948-4190.
The annual event at Learning Gate Community School in Lutz drew about 2,000 visitors last year.
Is green your color? There’s an event coming up that you may want to take part in. EcoFest, a community event organized by Learning Gate Community School, is an annual event designed “to celebrate the many businesses, organizations, and individuals in the Tampa Bay area dedicated to the principles of sustainability: ecology, equity and economy,” according to the school’s website. EcoFest 2012 will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 14 on the school's campus, 16215 Hanna Road in Lutz. The public is welcome and admission is free. There will be live music, workshops, demonstrations, green living products and services, as well as local artists, environmental organizations, alternative health practitioners, renewable energy specialists, and…