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MCC to host Green Living Expo on Saturday

Published: Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 11:44 p.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – The sixth annual Green Living Expo will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the multipurpose room and commons area at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14. Admission is free.

More than 60 local businesses and organizations will be offering green products and services.

Special exhibits include the Fox River Fish Viewing Tank, a 2,500-gallon tank showcasing the beauty and complexity of the Fox River fish and ecosystem; the Sun Chaser, a standalone photovoltaic solar power trailer charging station available for attendees to charge their small electronics while visiting the expo; a free drawing for pair of Chicago Blackhawks tickets donated by Waste Management; the CalypSol craft, a solar-powered canoe that navigated the length of the Mississippi River; and music featuring Pots and Pans and Off Square folk group.

For information, call Pat Dieckhoff or Kim Hankins at 815-479-7765.

– Northwest Herald

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