Over 800 people attended the Earth Day Festival and Farmers’ Market on Saturday, April 21. Activities included a make-your-own rain barrel workshop, an oak tree planting and dedication with Oaklees Guide at noon, a visit from Ronald McDonald and the annual Park Spring Clean.
Over two dozen vendors sold products in the Farmers’ Market, all featuring products from within 100 miles of Carol Stream, including gourmet cookies, organic tomatoes, local honey and homemade dog treats.
Attendees are invited to fill out an online survey on the event for a chance to win a $50 Menard’s gift card. Complete the survey here.
Full details of the festival vendors, and contact details are available at http://220.127.116.11/~simkus1//green/index.php/earth-day-2012/