WHO: GOOD, Council on the Environment of City of New York (CENYC), Greenmarket, Solar One and JetBlue are teaming up to bring the farm to the city for a single night of fun, food and festivities. All subscribers to GOOD magazine 21 years of age and older are welcome to join. To non-subscribers, the price of admittance to this event is $20, which goes to support Greenmarket, a program of Council on the Environment NYC (CENYC), and adds you to GOOD's subscription base.This is where Citysol is (at the Solar One site). More details below....
WHAT: At the "Choose GOOD Farmers' Fair," guests can participate in bee keeping, fresh mozzarella cheese making, farming and rainwater harvesting, while learning about the value of locally grown produce.
To keep the soiree going, a menu of unique Greenmarket cocktails and an assortment of fresh market-based noshes will be served, while musical guests: These New Puritans, Jacques Renault and David Prince perform throughout the evening.
WHEN: Saturday, June 7, 2008
5:00pm to 10:00pm (These New Puritans perform from 8pm-9pm)
WHERE: Solar One: Green Energy, Arts & Education Center
23rd Street and the East River (Near FDR Drive)
Directions: Take the 6 train to 23rd Street, L train to First Avenue
Ride your bike! Bike valet provided by Transportation Alternatives
WHY: GOOD's innovative Choose GOOD campaign helps catalyze social impact by directing subscription revenue from its flagship product--GOOD Magazine--to a diverse roster of leading nonprofit organizations around the world--100% of this evening's ticket sales will go to Greenmarket.
RSVP: To subscribe/RSVP, visit: http://www.goodmagazine.com/events/greenmarket