The third annual Earth Day Sustainability Fair at Linn-Benton Community College will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 22, in the college courtyard, 6500 Pacific Blvd. S.W., Albany.
Information will be available on college programs including solar energy, alternative fuel cell technology, and college sustainability efforts.
Bring your old or slightly worn shoes to recycle through Albany First United Methodist Church Green Team booth, for distribution to the Nike recycling facility or local nonprofits for reuse.
Learn about bike transportation, composting and recycling, and take a tour of the college Green Roof and the organic farm and garden. Produce from the college garden will be for sale.
Community information booths include city of Albany sustainable projects and initiatives, Pacific Power Blue Sky Renewable Energy Program, Republic Services recycling and composting information, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and Ten Rivers Food Web’s buy local initiative.
The Earth Day Sustainability Fair is free and open to the public and sponsored by the LBCC Sustainability Committee.