Join us for this popular community event, now in its seventh year!
Isthmus Green Day attracts thousands of visitors, an audience of active, interested and influential people. This is an excellent occasion to introduce your business, share your viewpoint, and market your merchandise to like-minded folk.
Guests are encouraged to bring items to help fill donation bins provided by Goodwill Industries of South Central Wisconsin. Donors will be entered into a contest to win tickets to Isthmus a la Carts, our highly-anticipated food cart festival at Olin Park on Friday, May 9.
We Come From the Land
Annette Miller and Mario Garcia Sierra, MGE and Edgewood College
MGE's The New Green Challenge / El Desafio de Vivir Verde engages communities of color with environmentally friendly living. Participating households adopt a six-month sustainability program to save energy, save water, compost, recycle, and enjoy healthy, local foods. This presentation will share insights and results.
Worms Can Eat Your Garbage!
Jessi Claringbole, Madison Environmental Group/EnAct
Composting keeps waste out of landfills and is a great way to teach kids about natural habitats and life cycles. In this hands-on demonstration, MEG/EnAct provides all the materials you need and guides you through building your own fully functional worm composting bin.
Low-Cost Comfort: Homeowner's Holy Grail
Steve Pipson,TDS Custom Construction
Understanding how a house operates is the first step to a more comfortable, safe and energy-efficient home. Building Performance Institute analyst Steve Pipson helps you discover opportunities for home improvement, and shares insights on home projects that can pay big dividends.
Harness the Power of the Sun
Burke O'Neal, Full Spectrum Solar
Solar power is hot in Wisconsin. Burke O'Neal presents a talk on the latest technology to harness the sun's energy, what sites work for a reliable solar installation, and cost-benefit aspects of embracing solar energy for your home or business.
Chad Hopper, Isthmus Sales Manager
Courtney Lovas, Isthmus Events Coordinator
Phone: 608-251-5627 x 122
Isthmus Green Day celebrates sustainability and healthy living by bringing speakers, businesses and organizations to this all-day expo, where they connect with an active and interested audience of all ages.
Now in its seventh year, Isthmus Green Day attracts thousands of visitors who engage with more than 100 exhibitors to learn about ways to be greener at home, at the office, on the road, and in life.
Presentations and breakout sessions feature alternative energy, food and nutrition, green investing, green building and home improvements, healthcare, and more.
Isthmus Green Day is sponsored by MGE, Clean Lakes Alliance, The Century House, Calvert Investments, Edgewood College, Mad City Windows...
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center is on John Nolen Drive on the shore of Lake Monona in downtown Madison, two blocks from the Capitol Square.
Monona Terrace ramp is accessible via East Wilson Street and the eastbound lanes of John Nolen Drive.
Madison Metro has regular stops nearby. Visit Madison Metro Transit website for apps and information.
The Capital City bike path runs along Lake Monona along John Nolen Drive directly to Monona Terrace
For event information, press materials or media inquiries, or any other questions, please contact:
Janell Palmer, Isthmus Marketing & Events Manager
Phone: 608-251-5627 x 152
Isthmus Publishing Co., Inc.
101 King Street
Madison WI 53703