2014 Participants

2014 Participants

We have some terrific food, entertainment, non profits, artists, etc., participating in this years event!

This list is incomplete and will be updated as more are confirmed.

Non Profits

Animal Friends - No-kill shelter offering a second chance to homeless, unwanted, and abused animals

Outdoor Classroom-located in Boyce Mayview Park, classes and programs connecting people to the environment

Animal Rescue League and Wildlife Center – shelter plus wildlife rehab

Conservation Consultants Inc – founded in 1978, CCI’s mission is to promote responsible energy and resource use

Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh – providing sunspot viewing(weather permitting), and information on energy conservation, light pollution, star parties, etc.

Mt Lebanon Municipality – Public Works will provide information on garbage/recycling programs.

State Representative Dan Miller

State Senator Matt Smith

Sahaja Meditation – reduces stress and increases wellness

Mt. Lebanon Partnership – Plein Air, Mt. Lebanon Arts Initiatives, Ultra Party. See what they are doing to support our community.

Mt. Lebanon PTA Environmental Team 

Sierra Club – Allegheny Group – Promoting conservation by influencing public policy through grassroots activism, info, lobbying, and litigation.

Mt Lebanon Nature Conservancy – Promoting the enhancement, growth and careful use of Mt. Lebanon’s green spaces, and to foster an appreciation of and respect for the environment.

Congressman Tim Murphy

League of Women Voters – Presenting “The Straight Scoop on Marcellus Shale”

Stormworks/Nine Mile Run Watershed Assoc – Helping to mitigate stormwater runoff within Allegheny County

Citizens for Pennsylvania’s Future(PennFuture) – Creating a better future for Pennsylvania

Gtech Strategies, ReEnergize – Bringing communities together to improve air quality by reducing energy use

Clean Rivers Campaign – an education and advocacy program designed to raise awareness of strormwater runoff and sewer overflow in Allegheny County

Mt Lebanon Junior Women’s Club – will have a Bake Sale and a seed planting activity for kids

Rukmini Foundation – improving the lives of underprivileged girls in Nepal

Sunnyhill Unitarian Universalist Church of the South Hills

Women for a Healthy Environment – Educating and and empowering women to be ambassadors for the environment

Fifty Shades of Pink, Relay for Life Team – Selling handmade jewelry and snacks, and painting faces…proceeds go to The American Cancer Society

Pittsburgh Botanic Garden – Transforming  460 acres of abandoned mining land into a world-class botanic garden

Food

Betsy’s Ice Cream – Mt. Lebanon’s only location for homemade ice cream

PitaLand – offering Mediterranean cuisine

Logan Family Farms – offering burgers made from their own locally raised beef

Orbis Caffe – finely crafted drinks and goodies

 

Businesses and Artists

Clean Green Complete Home Management – Environmentally friendly home cleaning and so much more!

PA American Water

Adam Solar Resources – your resource for solar installs and also operate an Electric Bike Shop…what, hills don’t bother me now!

On Display….Tesla S and Mitsubishi iMiev!

Zero Fossil - Designers and manufacturers of power systems that utilize the abundant clean energy around us – sun, wind, water, and even human power.

As I Am Natural – 100% natural and organic soaps, lotions, aromatherapies

Brown Bird Green String – unique handmade wonders, made with you and the earth in mind

Garden Gems – birdbaths cast from leaves!

Georgette Frances Jewelry –  Sterling silver and copper wire jewelry complimented with many different beads. and gemstones.  

Shaklee Independent Distributor - Lydia Horvath, will be offering non-toxic cleaners, natural nutrition, and beauty products

Summer and Winter Weaving – Hand weaving recycled materials into useable goods. 

Vehement Romantic – Bits of nature captured in beautiful jewelry!

Lost Marbles – Designs made from a mix of copper, industrial cast-offs (think zippers, buttons and pen quills), Czech glass and other vintage pieces.

Garden Dreams Urban Farm and Nursery – Offering chemical free seedings for purchase, mostly heirlooms…start your garden out right!

Worker Bird – Kim creates amazing art pieces and is a suburban chicken farmer. She will have both art and chickens at the event! 

Trilodeon Evolutionary Imaginarium – Arts and tools to live your evolution

Jewelry Designs by Linda – Natural Jewelry

Citizens Bank, Mt Lebanon – “Going Green and Saving Green” 

Chris Rohrbach – Healthy and Happy Living with “Happy the Crab”

Clean Green – Complete Household Management Services

Cecilia, Kendall, and Camden – handmade jewelry and crafts

erra creations – Reclaimed material and reinvented vintage wares for men, women, and home

Devorah Naturals – Artisan organic/natural soap and body care

 

Farms

Dillner Farms – will be selling vegetable plants, honey, greens, asparagus, rubarb, etc. Find out more information about their CSA

Logan Family Farms – selling their own locally raised beef products

 

 

Girl Scouts of Western PA

Many Mt. Lebanon Girl Scouts troops will be participating in Earth Day with many “green” demonstrations and crafts for children and adults!

 

Zero Waste Pittsburgh  

Their participation will enable us to reduce our waste for this years event by recycling and composting most of the waste generated form the event. Our food vendors will be using compostable service ware to almost eliminate items that go to the landfills.