Be My Green Valentine – February 2012

Sustainability Fair, Film, and Potluck (local ingredients encouraged)

Saturday, February 11 from 4:30-7:30.

Free admission.  Donations benefit fuel assistance.

• Short film, “After the Harvest: Fighting Hunger in the Coffeelands”

• Children’s activities: Valentine making from recycled materials; cookie decorating, “The Lorax” film.

Looking for “green” valentine gifts?

• Make an upcycled valentine

• Decorate a heart shaped cookie

• Buy fairly traded coffee, chocolate, or cocoa

• Browse Karma sustainable gifts

• Keep somebody warm for Valentine’s Day!  Make a donation to fuel assistance.

• Invite a friend along for an evening of fun and fellowship!

• Order organic cupcakes thanks to Pineland Market (Pre-order by Feb 7th for pickup at Fair).  Order forms available at church and through the all-church email.

Event proceeds to benefit fuel assistance for Maine families.

Green Team needs:

• Sugar cookie bakers and frosting makers (sign up in connector)

• Used calendars, holiday cards, magazines with kid-friendly, valentine-themed photos, scraps of fabric or wrapping paper, ribbon, jigsaw puzzles with missing pieces (collection box in church entryway)

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