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Green Lifestyle Fair
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The Shoreline League of Democratic Women (SLDW) will host a Green Lifestyle Fair featuring Energy Alternatives and Home Products on Saturday, April 4, 2009 at the Clinton Town Hall. Special guest speakers will be featured in the Auditorium from 10 AM until 2:30 PM. Exhibitors will be located downstairs in the Green Room and Rose Room, and upstairs in the vestibule, from 9:30am - 4 pm. The Green Lifestyle Fair will feature 7 guest speakers and 35 + exhibitors offering valuable insight into real world energy alternatives, conservation initiatives, and the most pressing challenges affecting our environment today. New to the Fair this year is a Locally Grown/Organic Center, a Recycling Center, and a Green Children's Corner. There is no admission fee. For more information on the event, and for speaker schedules and times, visit the SLDW web site at

The Green Lifestyle Fair will present a stellar lineup of expert speakers during the day:
10:00 AM - "Green Collar Jobs" - Speaker: William Leahy, Institute for Sustainable Energy, Eastern CT State University
10:30 AM - "Sustainable Investing" - Speaker: Cary Krosinsky/Author, Vice President for Trucost
11:00 AM - "Big City/Small Town: Going Green" - Speakers: Stamford Mayor Dannel Malloy, Essex First Selectman Philip Miller, Clinton First Selectman William Fritz
1:00 PM - "Green Residential Renovation" - Speaker: Barry Katz (CGP, LEED AP), Founder of Greenworks Consulting LLC; President, Barry Katz Homebuilding, Inc.  
1:30 PM - "CT Clean Energy Initiatives" - Speaker: Rep. Lonnie Reed - CT Energy & Technology Committee
2:00 PM -  "Solar Now and in the Future" - Speaker: Tom Bonura, Aegis Electric Systems
2:30 PM - "Latest in Fuel Cell Technology" - Speaker: Melanie Harrison Wadden, CT Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT)

Green Lifestyle Exhibitors will feature a variety of alternative energy and green home products, services, information, and more. The Exhibitor lineup includes:
Alternative Energy - Solar, Wind, Fuel Cell, Geothermal, Biodiesel
Aegis Electrical Systems, Alteris Renewables , Solar Generations , Waldo Renewable Electric, Hale Hill Biodiesel, King Energy Associates, CT Center for Advanced Technology, Community Energy, Silverio Mechanical , CT Clean Energy Fund/ Clean Tech Fund
Energy Efficiency & Building Materials
CT Energy Efficiency Fund, Middletown Monitor, Elliptipar/Tambient Lighting, Solatube, Carpetland of New England, Branford Building Supplies, Tuxis Lumber Company  
Hybrid Automobiles
Lorensen Toyota, Westbrook Honda, Grossman Chevrolet/Nissan
Contractors, Consultants and Builders
Eco-Logic Energy Solutions, JRV Home Inspection Services, Shoreline Environmental, Green Homes
Green Lifestyle
Merrill Lynch, Green Sleuths Consultations, Foodworks, The Green Supply Company
Locally & Organically Grown
Growing Green Co-op, CT Farm Fresh Express, The Farmer’s Cow, Natureworks Horticultural Services, M & M Garden Designs, Northfordy Farm
Green Advocacy Groups
People’s Action for Clean Energy, CT Fund for the Environment, Environment Connecticut, CT Library Consortium, League of Conservation Voters

Venue Information
Clinton Town Hall
54 E. Main Street
, CT
1 860-399-1147
Presenting Organization
Shoreline League of Democratic Women
1 860-399-1147