Earth Calendar for August 1st and August 2nd

Aug 1, 2014

The third annual Ohio Valley Greenmarket weekend will be held August 2nd and 3rd. This celebration will showcase sustainable initiatives by local businesses, organizations, and individuals through fun activities, including a community dinner, guest speakers, and a FREE Greenmarket festival. 

Saturday, enjoy a community dinner. Take tours of the Peterloon Estate and meet special guest Daniel Klein, chef, filmmaker, and host of Edible Feast on PBS.
The Greenmarket Festival at Gorman Heritage Farm will be held Sunday, August 3rd (11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) FREE
The annual festival is a traveling resource fair with local vendors and national speakers, 50 local growers, producers, and organizations involved in sustainability. The festival will include free giveaways for the first 1200 guests, Ford plug-in hybrid test drives, soap making demonstrations, farm tours, food trucks, taste-tests, and packaged goods.
More information about guests, vendors, and partners can be found online.

On Our Calendar: Enjoy two of Shakespeare’s most well-known plays as performed by the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company! Enjoy outdoor performances of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Glenwood Gardens on August 9th and Macbeth at Miami Whitewater Forest on August 24th. Further information online.