Newcastle Earth Day 2013


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City of Newcastle

 

Look Who's Coming!

2013 Event Sponsors and Producers
Thank you for being "Green!"


City of Newcastle

For family oriented people who want to escape from urban sprawl, Newcastle combines the convenience and choices of urban living with the comfort and community of a small town.



The King Conservation District is a natural resources assistance agency authorized by WA State and guided by the WA State Conservation Commission. Our mission is to promote sustainable use of natural resources through responsible stewardship.


The Weed Warrior WA State Non-Profit Organization provides education about invasive weeds and opportunities for environmental stewardship through "hands-on" restoration projects in parks, trails and open spaces.
Weed Warriors are proud to produce the 5th annual Earth Day event in Lake Boren Park.







Imelda Dulcich Public Relations promotes and publishes the Newcastle Earth Day event. Imelda's professional advertising, press releases, and tweets places this event on everyone's must attend list.


The mission of the Newcastle Chamber of Commerce is to preserve the competitive enterprise system of business and promote business, community growth and development.


 

PEMCO Insurance is the Northwest’s largest
locally based personal lines insurance company,
offering auto, home and umbrella insurance to
Northwest residents for more than 60 years.


National Willife Federation is inspiring all to protect wildlife for our children's future. The Newcastle Weed Warriors have requested that the City of Newcastle become a Community Wildlife Habitat. You can help Newcastle Acheive this certifcation.
Learn more at Newcastle Earth Day.


PSE's voluntary Green Power Program makes it easy to buy renewable energy equal to the amount of electricity you use at your home or business. Green Power supports independent renewable energy projects— including wind, solar, biomass—located right here in the Pacific Northwest.


We’ve been meeting the Puget Sound region’s energy needs for more than 135 years. We proudly embrace our responsibility to provide you with safe, reliable, reasonably priced energy service.


Boeing Employees Credit Union
It’s now easier than ever to put your money in a place where people – not profit – have always been the priority.  At BECU, we’re member-owned.  This means we’re able to do what’s best for ourselves and not Wall Street.  Join us at our Neighborhood Financial Center in Factoria to see what the BECU difference is.



Waste Management helps further sustainability efforts and meet increasing green business needs and by partnering with cities to create safe, sustainable environments for communities.





The Art of Barrels is a local business selling food grade barrels for rain collection and other garden uses.

 

 


2013 Event Vendors and Paticipants


Puget Sound Starts Here is a partnership of regional governments dedicated to improving water quality in Puget Sound and our local lakes, rivers and streams. We are a consortium of 57 cities and counties.



The Mountains to Sound Greenway connects natural areas, trails, working farms and forests, historic towns and communities, wildlife habitat and recreation opportunities from Seattle across the Cascade Mountains to Central Washington. The Greenway provides easy access to recreation and nature for millions of people in the Northwest, key to the quality of life in this region.  



logo.jpgThe Hazen Booster Club offers veggie and garden plants for sale at Earth Day, which helps to support 20 plus extra-curricular programs at Hazen High School including sports, performing arts, class events and FBLA.  Thank you to the generous support from our parents, staff and the community. Find us at http://hazenboosters.org/site/ 




T he Seattle Electric Vehicle Association has been "Educating, Demonstrating, and Proliferating" the use of Electric Vehicles for over 30 years.The association is made up of interested individuals, technicians, teachers, EV Business people, and suppliers of EV components. www.seattleeva.org

 


Experience the Northwest Homecrafters advantage.... Our goal is to provides our clients with a sense of satisfaction when their remodeling project is complete. To achieve this goal, we hold ourselves to the highest standards of design, craftsmanship, timeliness and accountability.


Located in the foothills of the Kent Valley, Smith Brothers Farms is a local family-owned and operated dairy farm that has been serving the greater Puget Sound area for more than 90 years. Started in 1920 by Benjamin F. Smith with one cow and a few customers, the farm quickly flourished.Since then, we have grown to be one of the largest independent retail dairies in the region, producing and delivering the freshest milk and an assortment of select Northwest products. We are one of the largest home delivery dairies in the country, delivering products to more than 45,000 homes every week


CedarMists Healing Arts offer a full suite of bodywork and healing modalities such as feet, hand and ear reflexology, relaxing and functional massage, and wellness coaching, that soothe away the aches and pains accumulated in life.


The Boeing Employees' Concert Band formed in 1979. The band plays a wide range of music from lively marches to show tunes, great classics arranged for band and holiday music appropriate to the season. The band performs concerts in parks, schools and other events around Puget Sound.

 

The inovators at getgreenwater.com help the community to utilize rainwater to protect our environment. The patent pending Rainwater Diverter allows rainwater flowing through the downspout of a house to be re-routed to rain barrels or garden. By using rainwater, we can reduce water bill and sewer charges, alleviate demand on municipal systems, improve the health of gardens, and prevent pollution by reducing overflow to creeks and rivers.


Energy Saving Lighting Fairs by TechniArt are promotional sales events that educate residential customers about ENERGY STAR® CFLs and fixtures. Lighting Fairs are created by TechniArt and hosted by commercial businesses, state agencies, public events, home shows, state and town fairs, and fundraisers. They are aimed at residential consumers and deliver a wide selection of quality ENERGY STAR CFLs and fixtures. We offer hands on demonstrations that provide education and information about ENERGY STAR lighting and other utility conservation programs and services.



Seattle Turtle and Tortoise Club is a charitable organization formed exclusively for the purposes of Chelonian education through monthly meetings, public outreach programs, Turtle and Tortoise Rescue and supporting private conservation efforts both locally and globally for the preservation of the world's turtles.

 



Holy Cross Orchard Garden
The Holy Cross Lutheran Church operates a community garden open to members of the community and to the congregation of the church. The garden is organic and no pesticides are allowed. Gardeners are encouraged to contribute extra produce to community food banks. 




The Pacific Science Center presents 10 tables of
interactive fun and engaging activities with the traveling science display.
Pacific Science Center's Science On Wheels program is proud to enhance science and math learning in schools and community events across the Northwest.




FUN WITH FROGS
Have a toadally frogtastic experience learning about frogs, toads, and their habitats.

See and interact with live amphibians at Newcastle Earth Day.


Chiropractic Wellness Center  Dr. Melinda Maxwell and her team have been serving Newcastle residents with Chiropractic care as the foundation, massage therapy, fitness coaching, and nutritional counseling  to help you achieve optimal health and well-being. CWC Public Education Programs set us apart.

 


County Noxious Weed Control Program works throughout the county to prevent and reduce the economic, environmental and social impacts of noxious weeds in King County, Washington. The program's focus is to provide education and technical assistance to landowners and public agencies to help them find the best control options for noxious weeds on each site and to reduce the overall impact of noxious weeds throughout the county and to provide benefits to the environment, recreation, public health and economic resources of King County by preventing and minimizing the harmful impacts of noxious weeds.




The mission of the King County Library System is to provide free, open and equal access to ideas and information to all members of the community. KCLS offers an unparalleled collection of stories, books, ebooks, music, computers, internet resources, public programs and free wireless access.

Visit the KCLS Mobile Van on site at Earth Day!


Key Club is an international organization that is focused on volunteer service and student leadership. In Hazen High School, Key Club is a group of forty students and we do at least one volunteer event a week. We've participated in three fundraisers for charitable causes and assisted a variety of organizations. Our service ranges from helping children have fun to helping the planet stay green. Our number one goal is to make a positive difference in the community.



The Puget Sound Beekeepers Association is formed to promote the common interest and general welfare of beekeeping, to protect honey bees, to educate beekeepers, encourage good bee management practices, and to encourage good public relations between beekeepers and the public.



NEWCASTLE TRAILS
is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit volunteer organization focused on the preservation, expansion, and maintenance of trails within the City of Newcastle, Washington. We recommend trail routes, identify priorities, and maintain a registry of volunteers to assist the City in trail work

 




Boy Scouts of America, Troop 499 of Newcastle, WA
& Cub Scout Packs 497 & 738

The Scouts open the Newcastle Earth Day event with Presentation of the Flags and the Flag Salute. Visit their booth and hear of the many community service projects and how these incredible youths give back to the community!



Forest Fairy Bakery of Issaquah


Coal Creek Family YMCA
Our goal is to offer qualify programs and services that meet the needs of every member in your family and to help you acheive your full potenial through the development of you spirit, mind and body.



Juice Plus+ -- whole food nutrition in capsule or soft chewie form!  All the nutritional essence of 34 vine-ripened, raw fruits, vegetables, grapes, berries & grains.  Simple, easy, affordable and the most researched nutritional product in the world. Now, introducing the Tower Garden by Juice Plus+ -- a socially responsible complete aeroponic growing system.




West Seattle Natural Energy is a local family and veteran owned and operated company offering design, installation and servicing for Solar PV, Solar Thermal Hot Water and Small Wind Systems in Western Washington.






Newcastle Historical Society

An organization dedicated to preserving and educating about the history and historical features of the Newcastle environs.

 



 

Here and There Grill - More than a Sandwich Truck!

 

 



Renton Trails

Our mission is to promote, create and maintain soft surface trails within the open spaces and communities of Renton and the surrounding area. We do this through education and promoting and organizing volunteer events.

 


Enagic -  Revolutionary technology for the home that produces life-giving, Alkaline, Anti-oxidant water for personal/household use, as well as benefits for pets and gardening.  Kangen Water, trademarked by Enagic has been used in more than 200 hospitals over the past 38 years.  Now available in home version, this Medical Device is the size of a toaster, and connects to the cold water line at your sink. Green; non toxic. Eliminate your plastic usage! 


 

Tastyz Kettle Corn

 


 
Raptor House Rehabilitation Center

Our mission is to preserve the earth's biological diversity and to secure the future of bird species in their natural environments.  We work to fulfill that mission through education and raptor rehabilitation.

 


 
Marty Wilhelm
Registered Representative

 



100 Recipes and Tips

... in this NEW Sizzling "Hot of the Press" book from the World Famous Crew of Pike Place Fish



 

The Washington State University Extension began the Master Gardener program in 1972 here in King County, the very first program in the US.  There are now 700 King County Master Gardener volunteers in our area and thousands more around the country and the world.   Master Gardeners' advice, based onsound scientific research, is always free of charge!
Right now, Puget Sound Energy has a momentous opportunity to invest in clean energy and create good jobs in Washington State by moving beyond coal. Sierra Club's Coal-Free PSE Campaign is working to encourage Puget Sound Energy to completely replace coal with clean renewable energy. Please see CoalFreePSE.com to learn more and to find out how you can get involved. 


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Contact Grace Stiller, Earth Day Chairperson Gracestiller@comcast.net 206.795.5783