Join us on October 24th for the US Green Building Coalition's Green Living Expo.
Presented by the USGBC, St. Petersburg College, Progress Energy and the Science Center of Pinellas, this Expo will feature speakers on topics related to living green.
This event will be held at the Science Center of Pinellas, located at 7701 22nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg , FL 33710 Phone: (727) 384-0027 (click here for map) from 10:00 - 3:00
Throughout the day, various educational sessions will be held. These 30-minute mini-classes will provide information from local experts on a variety of topics. Here is the program:
|10:00||Florida’s Future; Climate Change and Coastal Communities||Mary Campbell UF/IFAS Pinellas County Extension|
|10:30||Home Energy Savings and Financial Incentives||James Stevenson UF/IFAS Pinellas County Extension|
|11:00||It’s Not Just About the Environment||Vestina F. Crayton UF/IFAS Pinellas County Extension|
|11:00||Energy Efficiency||Steve Masi Progress Energy|
|11:30||Greening your home’s interior||Darren Brinkly Real Building|
|11:30||Rain Harvesting||Wilma Holley|
UF/IFAS Pinellas County Extension
|12:30||Wading through the Mire(Tax credits and Incentives||Deborah Cerminaro Eldridge, Esq.|
St. Petersburg College
|1:00||Rainwater Harvesting||Brian Gregson Rainwater Services|
|1:00||Cleaning Your Way to a Greener Life||Sarahpage|
Bauguss Babygirl Products
|1:30||Micro-Irrigation & Greening your home’s exterior||Jo Reese Mister Landscaper|
|2:00||Saving Your Health and Your Planet With Your Purchases.||Mary Ann Bowie, FAICP Eco Trans Alliance|
In addition to the educational sessions, local middle-school students will be displaying Sustainability Projects on: Personal Carbon Footprint Reduction, Carbon Sequestration, Water Conservation, Composting and Energy Conservation.
For more information, contact Deborah Eldridge (727) 341-3092 email: Eldridge.Deborah@spcollege.edu