Addison County Sustainability Expo 2016

The Middlebury Energy Committee will be presenting the 2016 Sustainability Expo on Saturday, May 14 at Middlebury Union Middle School (MUMS), from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The Sustainability Expo builds on the success of the previous 2015 Sustainable Living Expo, which was attended by over 500 residents and local business people.

Some Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) members are also sponsors of this event including:  

Sustaining Sponsors - Efficiency Vermont and Green Mountain Power

Supporting SponsorsAcorn Energy Cooperative and Cooperative Insurance.

Additional Supporters - National Bank of Middlebury and Middlebury Natural Foods Cooperative.

The Sustainability Expo is grateful for the support of its generous sponsors. Additional sponsorships are available.

The Expo will feature information packed exhibits and workshops, as well as many different interactive children’s activities, and delicious local foods. The attendance fee is $5 for adults, students, and children 16 and older, and free for children under 16 years of age. 

This year, the Sustainability Expo is adding Community Transportation to its mix of exhibitors and workshops, including off-site events in the Addison County area, presented by the Middlebury Energy Committee and Go! Vermont.

Innovative and Interactive Workshops

The Expo will offer innovative and interactive workshops that deepen our understanding of sustainable living, covering all of the following areas including: Community Transportation, Local Food, Renewable Energy, Green Housing, Integrative Health and Healthy Ecosystems.

Exhibits featuring Demonstrations, Products and Services

The variety of exhibitors has been increased to offer a greater diversity of products and services that support sustainable living. Exhibit rates are $135 for an 8x6 booth and $185 for a 10x10 booth in the Main Exhibit Hall.

For more information on sponsoring, exhibiting, workshops, and volunteering, contact Elizabeth Golden-Pidgeon at elizabethgolden@shoreham.net.

Mark your calendar now to attend the Sustainability Expo 2016 on Saturday, May 14 at Middlebury Union Middle School!