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Earth Day event: Fourth Annual Iron Range Earth Fest

Boundary WatersEarth Fest is a celebration of local traditions and practical resources for sustainable living on the Iron Range of northeastern Minnesota. The event offers opportunities to explore how we can all live more sustainably in our homes and communities, our economy, and our environment.  Participants are invited to learn about new and existing technological approaches as well as rediscover some of our long standing local traditions.  The event will tap into the knowledge of cutting-edge experts as well as local indigenous knowledge through exhibits, demonstrations, speakers, and vendors. Emphasis is placed on local products, local services, local foods, local entertainment, and our local wilderness.

Saturday, April 21, 2012, 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Mt. Iron Community Center// Messiah Lutheran Church // Merritt Elementary
Highway 169
Mt. Iron, Minnesota

Fresh Energy science policy director will speak at 2:10PM in the Messiah Lutheran Church library on “Painting the Big Picture on Clean Energy.”

Iron Range Earth Fest is presented by the Iron Range Partnership for Sustainability and the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board.

Admission is $2. Kids 18 and under are admitted free. Learn more at ironrangeearthfest.org.

4.21.12 // Join J. Drake Hamilton at Earth Fest in Mt. Iron, Minnesota.

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