The Union Square Greenmarket is being transformed today into a green energy classroom for children and teenagers. Starting at 10:45am, GrowNYC will launch its Spring Energy Fair complete with pizza box solar ovens, green streetscapes, and the Recycling Olympics. Con Edison and the Union Square Greenmarket are co-sponsoring this free event that aims to engage youngsters with recycling education and green resources.
The event has even more activities planned including seed necklace making for kids and adults, relay races, bicycle blending and a stationary bike you can pedal in order to power a water pump. The festival ends at 1pm today, so head out now and join the green energy fun.
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