April 10 and 11 from 9 AM- 4 PM at the Kimal Event Center in Venice (follow the signs).
“Green Fest” Venice Style with the combined efforts of Kimal Lumber Company and the Venice Area Garden Club is shaping up to be something grand. “ Earth-Our Shining Jewel” will be a Flower Show and Family Friendly Festival with Demonstrations and Presentations for Green Enthusiasts of all ages.
Commissioner, Jon Thaxton who is recognized as one of Southwest Florida’s preeminent advocates for protecting our natural environment will be on hand at 10 AM on Saturday, April 10th for the ribbon cutting.
Scheduled presenters include Fleet Feet, Landscapers, Green Builders, Yoga, Flower Designers…
In “Frog Hollow”, the children activities include face painting, puppeteers, stage door dancers, green plantings and art exhibit of the Earth Day Posters submitted by the elementary schools’ art classes.
Over 40 vendors with a “green” theme will be on hand, as well as a juried flower show, raffles, food, fun. Admission is FREE for this first time ever event. Collectors’ Gallery and Framery will be on hand with Eco Care ready made frames.