In response to families seeking healthy, natural ways to raise their children and positively impact their communities and the planet, Green Parents Network announces the Green Family Festival, hosted by Chicago’s Irish American Heritage Center on April 17-18, 2010. We will also have an expert panel discussion about the Asian Carp situation on Saturday April 17th at 2:00 pm, the location is at 4626 North Knox Avenue, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, EPA, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District will also be there.
The Green Family Festival will feature experts, celebrity chefs, demonstrations and exhibitors all focused on the importance of raising children in a balanced, holistic way.
Activities will feature panel presentations, healthy cooking demonstrations and exercise, lectures and children's activities.
Suppliers of wholesome, natural products and services will be on hand for discussion and demonstration. Throughout the weekend, families will be able to exchange information, learn about and enjoy organic, locally grown food, workshops on organic gardening, yoga and dance, fitness and bodywork for all ages.
Attendees can browse and learn more about non-toxic personal care products, cleaning products made without harmful chemicals, building materials made with sustainable, natural products and explore holistic medicine, holistic veterinary pet care, holistic dentistry and more
The day will be filled with entertainment, live music, family activities and food. The Green Family Festival will be open on Saturday, April 17 from 10am to 6pm and Sunday, April 18 from 10am to 5pm.
For additional information, visit the Green Family Festival website at http://www.greenfamilyfestivals.com