August 17, 2009
4th Annual Green Sprouts Organic Baby & Family Fest
Coming up on September 26th is the 4th Annual Green Sprouts Organic Baby & Family Fest.
Green Sprouts Festival is a fun, festive and educational one-day event for the whole family that celebrates and promotes the nurturing of life through nature. From pregnancy to childhood, parents can learn about and explore eco-friendly, community-involved, natural, and healthy options to raising their families.
Place: Peninsula Park, Portland Oregon
Admission: $3.00 suggested donation that will benefit Sustainable Oregon Schools Initiative.
- Train – The TriMet Light Rail system has a stop just a few blocks from Peninsula Park.
- Bus – TriMet bus lines #4 and #44 will take you within a short walk to Peninsula Park.
- Bicycle – There are many designated bike routes that will take you right to Peninsula Park. Consult the City of Portland bike map (PDF) to find the best route.
- Car – Peninsula Park is easily accessable from I-5. Just take exit 304 at N. Rosa Parks Way (formerly N. Portland Blvd) and head east 3 blocks.
Whats great about this event is that they are striving to make it a zero waste event.
Receptacles will be available for recycling common objects such as aluminum, plastic bottles, glass, and paper. Composting receptacles will also be available for food items. A diaper changing area will be available on-site for your convenience.