Greener Homes & Gardens, May 17/18, Portland Expo Center

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Join us at the ReDirect Guide's 6th Annual sustainable home and garden show on May 17 and 18, 2008 at the Portland EXPO Center. This year's show is poised to be our biggest and best featuring the following key themes:

Green Home Building & Remodeling
Whether you're building a new home or remodeling, Greener Homes & Gardens is the perfect place to learn about the many healthy and sustainable options, products, and services available to suit your needs.

  • Learn about and contribute to Oregon’s First LEED Habitat for Humanity Project. This project will showcase how to bridge the divide between social and environmental sustainability.
  • Eco-Info Booth: ReDirect, in connection with various local business affiliates, is offering an Eco-Info Booth to answer all your questions about home and garden projects.
  • Sustainable Seminars and DIY Workshops on a wide range of home, garden, and alternative energy topics.

Sustainable Landscaping & Gardening
Learn to live more in harmony with nature by designing native and sustainable gardens, incorporating permaculture, harvesting rainwater, avoiding toxic pesticides, and more.

  • Participate in an age old tradition in our Seed Swap hosted by NW RAGE and share your organic and native flora and food seeds with fellow gardeners, farmers and neighbors.
  • Buy organic starter plants for your fruit and vegetable gardens in our Start Market.

Alternative Transportation
Our alternative transportation pavilion and car show is the perfect place to check out all the various options available to get around town using renewable energy and low-impact modes of transportation.

  • Vote on the Creative and Custom Bike Competition featuring a variety of artistic and sustainably innovative bikes. If you’d like to enter the competition, please visit www.greenerhomesandgardens.com/bikecomp for details.
  • Alternative Ride and Drive-in Theater: Get behind the wheel of electric, hybrid and biofuel vehicles while watching a series of environmentally friendly films just like an old time Drive-in Theater. Schedules will be announced shortly.
  • Debuting the first solar powered & biofuel Hybrid RV in the Pacific Northwest .

Renewable Energy & Conservation
Learn how wind, solar, biofuels, and geothermal can power your lifestyle while minimizing your ecological footprint and energy consumption.

 

Combat Global Warming
Do your part to fight global warming by learning how to make some simple lifestyle changes that can make a positive impact on the climate. From the carbon offsetting ReDirect Guide Visa to informative seminars and more, discover some simple steps that you take.

 

Presented By

ReDirect Guide
Benefit For

Habitat For Humanity

 

Event Sponsors


Energy Trust of Oregon
Portland Spaces
Kaya Construction

Additional Sponsor Support From

EcoMotion, Better World Mortgage, Natural Awakenings
KBOO 90.7 Radio, Northwest Renovation Magazine


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Creative & Custom Bike Competition

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Seminars & Workshops

Alternative Ride & Drive-In Theater

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