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Eco Day

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When:
Saturday, February 9, 2019, 1:00 - 4:30pm
Where:
Preston
435 King Street East, Cambridge, ON
See Map: Google Maps

Description:

Drop in during our Repair Café for hands-on activities to make your everyday more eco. Upcycled jewelry, DIY junk drawer organizers, fermented foods, paper making, sewing projects and more!

We will also have our Learn to Solder with Tinker Truck program (registration required).

Schedule of Events:
1:00 – 3:00 DIY Junk Drawer Organizing with Jigsaw Organizing Solutions. Registration required to participate.

1:30 – 4:30 Upcycled soap pouches: Transform an old towel into an exfoliating soap pouch for your shower. All materials provided. No sewing experience necessary.

1:30 – 4:30 Project Neutral in Waterloo Region brought to you by Reep Green Solutions Find out your carbon footprint in just 5 minutes using your phone (or a library tablet). Then discover different ways to reduce it. 

1:30 – 4:30 Upcycled Jewellery: Try your hand at taking apart old jewellery and transforming it into something new.

1:30 – 4:30 Paper making: Give paper making a try and take home a sheet of homemade paper.

1:30 - 4:30 Upcycling T-Shirts with All Things PreservedJoin the upcycling craze and come play with t-shirts! Have fun learning how to turn them into new items like dolls, jewelry and keychains. Enjoy taking part in a communal activity: creating a braided rug made from t-shirt yarn.

3:30 – 4:30 Fermented Foods Demo: Join local maker, Julie Graham, for an introduction to making fermented foods. Julie will share how to make kombucha, kefir and fermented vegetables at home. Enjoy samples and watch a hands-on demonstration of fermenting veggies.

Ages:
All Ages
Cost:

Free

Contact:

For more information, call 519.653.3632 or ask us online.

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