Home, Garden and Business Expo, 2017

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Name: Home, Garden and Business Expo, 2017
Date: April 27, 2017 - April 29, 2017
Event Description:
9th Annual Home, Garden and Business Expo
'Go Local, Go Green'

In partnership this year with: Clarkson University, US Green Building Council
New York Upstate, Small Business Development Center and Local Living Venture

70+ Businesses, Organizations, Home-Based Crafters, Artisans, Food Processors, Wineries - all welcome.  In addition to vendor and sponsor exhibits, we're enhancing the Expo with sustainable construction educational and do-it-yourself activities.

DETAILED SCHEDULE of SEMINARS/Do-It-Yourself (Free with $3 Admission)

Thursday, April 27th (4-8pm) *All in Barben Rooms, Upstairs, Cheel*
4:00pm : Keynote: Incorporating Energy Performance into our Every Day Lives (NYSERDA)
5:00pm:  Solar PV and Small Wind Renewables– Striving for Net Zero Energy for your Home

OR 5:00pm:  Understanding how we use Water and Energy
6:10pm: Local Greening Efforts: How USGBC Can Help 
OR 6:10pmIndoor Air Quality and Your Health 
7-8:00pm: Panel

Friday, April 28

12:30 - A Healthier and Energy Efficient Home, Jerry Lock, ANCA (Arena Floor)
1:30 - Edible Landscaping with Dani Baker, Cross Island Organic Farm & Food Forest (Our Place)
2:00 - Home Design for Energy and Cost Savings w/ Rebecca Weld, Renew Architecture and Design (Arena Floor)
3:00 - Building an Ultra Light Canoe with Will Sommerfield  (Our Place)
5:00 - A Whole-house Systems Approach w/ DJ Colbert & Hosh Card, Cornerstone (Arena Floor)

Saturday, April 29
10:30am: Northern Lights (Arena Floor)

Noon: Lowes (Arena Floor)
Noon: Beer Brewing 101 with Mike Zagrobelny (Our Place)
1:30pm: Lots O Knots with Jim Blackmore (Our Place)
1:30pm: Why Solar is a Great Investment w/ Apex Solar (Arena Floor)
3:00pm: What's Hot & What's Not - Alternative Energy Options (Arena Floor)

Event Media:
Cheel Sports Center
8 Clarkson Avenue
Clarkson University
Potsdam, NY
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, April 27, 2017
4 pm - 5 pm  Key Note Speaker
5 pm - 8 pm  Green Construction Sessions 

Friday, April 28, 2017
8:30 am - 11 am  Matchmaker Brunch
12n  - 6 pm     Expo & DIY Sessions

Saturday, April 29, 2017
10 am - 4 pm  Expo & DIY Sessions
Contact Information:
Jo Ann Roberts 315 386-4000
$ 3 Admission,
Children under 12 years of age free

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