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"Mission Zero 2: Joining Hands to Meet the Challenge" April 22, 2023

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The City of Geneva Green Committee,
partnering with the Town of Geneva Sustainability Committee, the Geneva Shade Tree Committee and the Geneva High School Green Club, presents “Mission Zero 2: Joining Hands to Meet the Challenge” on Saturday April 22 from 10 to 2 pm at the Geneva Recreation Complex (The Ice Rink), at 666 Exchange St.

The event’s many features highlighting earth-friendly practices and initiatives include:
— Geneva Shade Tree Committee tree giveaway: free trees for your yard.
— Learn how to reduce your carbon footprint and cost of heating with conversion to heat pumps for heating, cooling & water heating.
— EV Truck and Car and Plugin Hybrid Car: see and talk with owners
— Solar Energy for your home or business to reduce energy costs and carbon footprint.
— Guided tour of 4 of the self sustaining solar dwellings at the Tunnel Solar Village. (11:00 & 1:00)
— Activity Corner for Kids of all ages, make a seed bomb, plant flowers and vegetables to take home, face painting.
— EV bikes by Trek and bike maintanance demonstration.
— Total Recall, a pop-up vintage clothing and accessory shop.
— Make your own Earth Day Poster.
— ReUse it, don’t throw it, see how Ithaca has reduced trash
— Live Music by Rick Hoyt
— Finger Lakes Zero Waste will collect your CD’s and VHS tapes to recycle.
— Lake Friendly living and yard care practices
— Learn about Free Stuff Day and the Fix It (don’t throw it) Clinic.

In addition to presentations, there will be about 29 booths featuring information on solar energy options in the Finger Lakes, air-to-air & Geothermal Heat pumps, Weatherizing homes for comfort and cost reduction, solar homes, composting, reuse and recycling, sustainable home products, locally grown produce, lake friendly yard care and numerous conservation and environmental offerings.

The day is in celebration of both Earth Day and Arbor Day. For more information, please contact Richard Cox at, 315-789-0996.

3750 County Road 6, 
Geneva, New York 14456