This year's Green Fest poster and program booklet cover feature the beautiful Monarch butterfly. Some of the following vendors will offer plants that will attract the endangered creatures and literature about starting your own Monarch garden.
Vendor List below updated March 9, 2017
Conservation & Recycling
- Boonsboro Free Library www.washcolibrary.org - Resource materials relating to Eco-friendly practices and projects. Handouts.
- Green Fest Committee www.boonsborogreenfest.com & Boonsboro Environmental Commission www.town.boonsboro.md.us/bec - Information about the committees. Sales of Green Fest t-shirts and refillable water bottles. Giving away, while supplies last, seeds to grow the Monarch butterfly friendly milkweed plant.
- Green Fest Volunteer Zone www.boonsborogreenfest.com/volunteers - Headquarters for volunteers to sign in and receive assignments will be located next to the Bandstand/Gazebo. Sign up by April 30 to be a volunteer. No volunteers will be accepted day of the festival.
- Maryland Department of the Environment www.mde.maryland.gov/Pages/Home - Information on how to keep your home and yard green. Giveaways.
- The Monarch Alliance & Monarch Watch www.themonarchalliance.org - Educational display and information handouts illustrating the Monarch butterfly's life cycle and migration, and how residents can attract the butterflies to their yards.
- Washington County Division of Environmental Management www.washco-md.net - Information about the county's recycling and water quality departments. Handouts.
- Washington County Soil Conservation District www.conservationplace.com - Learn about the function and the operations of this agency and how it can be of assistance to both agricultural and urban communities. Giveaways.
Clean Energy Options
- Glory Energy www.gloryenergysolutions.com - Featuring INDOW window inserts, a type of indoor storm window. Great for historic homes.
Milestone Solar www.milestonesolar.com - Information on products related to solar systems for homes and businesses.
Mountain View Solar www.mtvsolar.com - Installs solar systems for residential, commercial and municipal customers in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.
- Munro Properties www.energysavemd-home.com - Contractor for Potomac Edison's energy efficiency program which includes free home energy checkups.
Western Maryland Solar www.westernmarylandsolar.com - Learn about residential and commercial photo-voltaic systems, both on-grid and off-grid systems.
- Kids Zone - Free activities in Pavilion #3 are for kids only: crafts, Pledge to the Earth and Twister, to name a few. Sponsored by the Green Fest Committee.
- Kids Zone Extra - Area elementary school and the Outdoor School will be having special activities and displays.
- La Leche League of Hagerstown www.lllofmd-de-dc.org - Information about breastfeeding and the organization. An area will be available to nurse. Handouts.
- Memory Crafts (email) - Selling pillows, sandy candy and sand art.
- Message Monkeys www.messagemonkeys.com - Handmade sock monkeys with own names and special pocket for a special message to a special someone. Monkey raffles during the day.
- Potomac Valley Audubon Society (www.potomacaudubon.org) - Information about environmental programs, including backyard habitats and conservation programs, offered by this active group with members from Washington County and the three eastern-most counties of West Virginia.
- Shifrah's Sisters Holistic Birth Service www.shifrahssisters.com - Home birth midwife will be discussing her practice and birth choices with expectant mothers. An area will be available to nurse and to color. Handouts.
- Tri-State Astronomers www.tristateastronomers.org - Solar telescope available so youngsters can safely view sun spots, flares and prominences. Handouts.
- Twelve Winds Farm www.twelvewindsfarm.com -
Information on and sales of reusable cloth diapers and accessories; handmade, upcycled and recycled clothing and toys.
Sustainable Agriculture & Gardening
- (The) American Chestnut Foundation, Maryland Chapter www.mdtacf.org - Chapter working to restore the magnificent American chestnut tree in Maryland forests. Giving away chestnut seedlings. Members have planted thousands of trees, which sequester carbon and help fight climate change.
- Aquabarrel www.aquabarrel.com - All items needed for rainwater harvesting, including barrels and the parts needed for any type of rainwater collection system for your home or business.
- Bluebell Ridge Nursery Email - Native perennial ornamental plants, many of which support pollinators, such as milkweed which is essential to Monarch butterflies.
- Art Glass Elements email - Bottles and glass slumped and fused into creative, useful and decorative products.
- Basil Vintage email - Handmade storybook buntings made from salvaged used books to create handing banners for parties, classrooms and nurseries, and teacup succulents.
- Becky's Pillow Shop www.beckyspillowshop.etsy.com - Upcycled aprons made from tea towels, jeans and shirts. Also, pillows, bags, pouches, place mats, table runners, backpacks, and decorative towels.
- Canal View Candle & Barrel Co. www.candleandbarrelco.com - Handcrafted furniture, wine racks and home decor made from repurposed wine and whiskey barrels. Also, natural soy candles and soaps made from all renewable resources and recyclable materials.
- For the Sake of Christ.com www.forthesakeofchrist.com - Scripture-inspired cards made with recycled paper and original landscape photography in handcrafted, recycled barn wood frames.
- Glass Garden Email - Glass flowers, tea cup candles and handmade jewelry, all made from recycled glass.
- Happy Pappy Hardware www.roosterwire.com - Mobile reclaimed hardware store, selling nails, rope, chain, steel cable, wire, hinges, latches, knobs, brass screws, drill bits and tools, to name a few.
- Lacewing Candle Company www.lacewingcandleco.etsy.com - Hand-poured soy wax candles and melts, made with phthalate-free fragrances and oils and lead-free braided cotton wicks.
- Little Slick www.etsy.com/littleslick - Original collage note cards and greeting cards, plus art prints.
- Lovebug Creations email - Home decorative items made from repurposed wood and old cabinet doors.
- M&D Gift Art www.etsy.com/shop/mdgiftart - Recycled CD/vinyl clock art and magnet art.
- Marsh Farm Designs email - Home decor items made with reclaimed or recycled items, sustainable fibers and eco-friendly materials.
- Millhouse Candles www.millhousecandles.com - Beeswax products, such as tapers, pillars, votives, simmering tarts and lotion bars, plus local honey.
- Natural Fusion Hair Studio www.naturalfusionhairstudio.com - Organic and natural hair care products and hair care services. Frederick studio features unique antique stations.
- Primitive Recycle Repurpose Reuse email - Items made from recycled materials.
- Reels & Wheels 301-799-9161 - Primitives & River Art - Furniture and craft items made from reclaimed wood (fences, barns, flooring) and items collected from nature (tree fungus, sticks and vines). Products include benches, bird houses, fish rod racks and plant stands.
- Scents by Sherry www.scentsbysherry.com - All safe natural ingredients and recycled packaging material used in production of no-wick, no-soot candles.
- Sherm's Designer Wood email - Hand-crafted wooden bowls and works of art made from reclaimed wood.
- Simply Stated email - Hand-painted signs and designs made from repurposed wood.
- Sleepy Hollow Lights email - Upcycled tin lanterns and planters made from used household cans.
- Sly Fox Farm email - Use reclaimed barnwood and discarded wood pallets to make heirloom signs.
- Suzy's Treasure Chest [email protected] - Wine bottle gift items are made from recycled wine bottles and corks. Products include wind chimes, lighted bottles, candle holders, planters and jewelry.
- Top Dog Turnings email - Items turned on a lathe and some hand-crafted items.
- Wee Folk Haus www.weefolkhaus.weebly.com - Hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind tiny houses using all natural elements from the fields and forests of Pennsylvania.
- Whiskey Bottom Candles www.whiskeybottomcandles.com - Scented soy candles in recycled wine and whiskey bottles and reusable whiskey glasses. Candles are made in Maryland, using USA ingredients.
- Gently-Used Clothing & Sports Equipment Swap & Sale (Pavilion #1) - The Swaps have become a truly community endeavor as several Boonsboro area churches and organizations are contributing time and articles. More than 10,000 items were swapped or sold last year. Proceeds from sale items go to Micah's Backpack, while leftover items are donated to Children in Need of Washington County. Items will be collected and sorted at the Community Center in Shafer Park during the week prior to the festival: Tuesday-Friday (May 9-12) from 4:30-8 p.m. and Wednesday (May 10) 9 a.m.-noon. Click on the Volunteer tab at the top of this page for more information about volunteering. (Volunteers must register by April 30, 2017.)
- Beneath the Leaf www.beneaththeleaf.com - Hand-stamped inspirational brass and copper jewelry.
- Blue Wing Designs email - Refashion thrift store staples, such as flannel shirts and wood sweaters, into funky, campfire chic clothing and fun-fashion accessories.
- Crafting Bohemians www.craftingbohemians.com - Ceramic hand-painted greeting cards, recycled wood hand-painted inspirational plaques, hand-painted metal switch plates.
- Echo Consignments (www.echoconsignments.com) - Upcycled, recycled and vintage items.
- Even Rose Love (www.etsy.com/shop/EvenRose) - Hand-forged and upcycled metal jewelry, with hand-made fabric pouches.
- Fresh Starts email - Sellling seedlings, baked goods and crafty stuff.
- Gmajanisew Etsy - Selling recycled and up-cycled items, including book purses, scrabble tile jewelry, board game coasters, and paper flowers.
- Gourds by Daphne Etsy - Hand-painted dried gourds and decorative gourde birdhouses.
- Gray Wolf Walking Sticks (email) - Natural wood gathered from the forests is fashioned into walking sticks, including walking sticks made to order.
- Green Ginger Goods & Sarah's Stitches email - Handmade "unpaper towels" -- cloth towels that snap together to fit on standard paper towel holders -- and cloth napkins, along with snack sacks, sandwich bags, and "wetbags" for laundry and cloth diapers.
- Gypsyetta Up-cycled Art to Wear Etsy - Women's clothing made entirely from previously loved garments and vintage linens, including wearable works of art.
- Hagerstown Honda/Kia www.hagerstownhonda.com & www.hagerstownkia.com - Displaying 2017 hybrids: Honda Accord and Kia Niro. Also information about green accomplishments.
- Janet's Going Green Bags email - Shopping bags crocheted with "plarn," a plastic yarn made from plastic shopping bags.
- Magic Moon Mavis Studio www.magicmoonmavisstudio.com - Handmade, reclaimed china jewelry.
- MF Henna www.mfhenna.com - Natural henna tattoos (temporary body art) created with organic henna paste, powder and essential oils.
- MOMS Organic Market www.momsorganicmarket.com - Promoting Frederick food store which leads by example by using 100 percent wind power and LED lighting, recycling CFL bulbs and plastic bags, banning the sale of bottled water, and composting produce clippings and non-recyclable paper products. Giveaways.
- NatureJems email - Handmade beaded jewelry with designs based on concepts of science, including necklaces displaying scientific concepts such as DNA, and earrings featuring planets, flowers and trees.
- River & Trail Outfitters (www.rivertrail.com) - Full-service outfitter promoting River Quest Field Trips for groups of all ages who will learn about the health of the Shenandoah and Potomac rivers, major tributaries in the Chesapeake Bay watershed system. Give-aways.
- Rogue Owl Designs email - A variety of repurposed and upcycled items, such as coat racks, home decor, leather bracelet cuffs, furniture and key chains, made from pallets, old furniture, belts and clothes.
- Sharrett Inc. www.sharrett.com - Subaru display. All Subarus are built in zero-landfill facilities where all of the waste is recycled or used as fuel to produce electricity. The plants are certified as a national habitat. Handouts.
- Spoon Me www.spoonmejewelry.com - Repurpose vintage silverware, creating pendant necklaces, bracelets, hand-stamped leather cuffs and key chains. Drawing for leather cuff.
- Ten Thousand Villages (www.tenthousandvillages.com/hagerstown) - Fair trade repurposed and recycled merchandise. Artisan partners from across the globe use environmentally friendly processes, sustainable natural resources and recycled materials. Items for sale include home decor, gifts, coffee, tea and chocolate.
- Tesla Exhibit by Sheldon Cheney email - Tesla automobile owner, Sheldon Cheney, displays his own vehicle to promote electric cars and explains why people should drive them. Tesla automobile and environmental literature available.
- The Moonshine Forge (Email) - Recycled and repurposed steel used in blacksmithing to create decorative and functional metalwork products.
- The Silver Kat (www.etsy.com/shop/thesilverkat) - Jewelry from recycled items, recycled sweaters, scarves and hats.
- The Tiny House Vegan www.thetinyhousevegan.com - A tiny house display including pictures, plans, banner and video, along with prepared food items and materials supporting reduction of carbon footprint. Handouts.
- Younger Toyota (www.youngertoyota.com) - Displaying the 2017 Prius and the Prius Prime, a hybrid you can charge. Handouts.
- Boonsboro Buckets email - Upcycled and repurposed home and fashion accessories.
- Boonsboro Titans email - Promoting youth sports program. Handouts.
- Boonsboro Trunks email - Sales, restoration and repairs of antique trunks, including flat top, dome top and round top trunks, blanket chests and wooden tool boxes.
- Blue Ridge Creations Facebook - Several flavors of homemade fudge and hand-made paper gift bags.
- Castiel Piggy etsy - Washable and reusable pet products including cage liners and pet food mats, and dog toys handmade from remnants and leftover materials. Drawing.
- Clustered Spires Quilt Guild www.clusteredspiresquiltguild.org - Raffle held for batik fabric quilt in a braided stylized cityscape theme. Other small hand-crafted items for sale.
- DM Designs www.dmwps.com - Local fine artist and graphic designer, Daniel Murphy, displays his works.
- Fahrney-Keedy Home & Village www.fkhv.org - Promoting living in an eco-friendly senior living community near Boonsboro. Handouts.
- For the Birds email - Hand-made treats for birds, some packaged in recycled egg cartons
- Miller's Music Instruction www.millersmusicinstruction.com - Lessons offered: voice, piano, guitar, strings, woodwind, brass, percussion, recorder and composition.
- Talon Studio www.talonstudiotattoo.com - Artwork and jewelry created with upcycled materials. Also promoting local tattoo business.
- Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ of Boonsboro email - Rada Cutlery and cookbooks featuring a section about "Go Green" cleaning solutions.
Health & Wellness
- 1treeyoga 1treeyoga.etsy.com - Yoga accessories, yoga mat bags, tote bags, snack bags, meditation cushions filled with buckwheat hulls, eye pillows, and mala necklaces and bracelets.
- Act Naturally www.actnaturally.storenvy.com - Bath and body care products made with organic ingredients with no synthetic fragrances or dyes. Also selling succulents in various quirky planters. Handouts.
- (The) Black Sparrow Bath Co. email - Handcrafted small-batch soaps, bath and body products, including bath bombs, lotions and bath salts, made with raw materials locally sourced, as available.
- BodySense PT (www.bodysensept.com) - Advice and consultation for musculoskeletal and neurological problems, such as aches, pains, injuries, dizziness, balance. Learn how physical therapy techniques can often eliminate the need for harmful, addictive pain medications. Selling small health and wellness supplies. Handouts.
- Cedar Ridge Soaps www.cedarridgesoaps.com - Handcrafted soaps and other body care and home products: soaps, shampoo bars, body butters and sprays, lip balms and glosses, lotions, scrubs, and air fresheners.
- Cutler Tigh Farm email - Personal care products made from ingredients produced on local farm: goat milk soap, aluminum-free deodorants, salves, balms, insect repellent, massage oils and face toner.
- Doterra with Maggie www.beingonpurpose.me - Essential oils and wellness information.
- Hagerstown Vegan Meetup email - Magazines and other literature advocating veganism, which had been called the most important step a person can take to help the planet. Food samples planned.
- Holistic Therapies www.yourhealthyourchoice.com - Products include holistic, homemade oils, tinctures, lotions and crystals. Samples offered.
- Lavender Moon www.babymoonshine.com - Skin care products for the whole family; using organic ingredients and Eco-friendly packaging. Business certified by Leaping Bunny, a cruelty-free designation.
- Mama Bear's Natural Care email - Handcrafted natural body and bath products using all natural ingredients.Products include: skin salves, lip balms, bath melts and sprays.
- Peaceful Glen Metaphysical Solutions email - Tarot readings and chair Reiki.
- Raven Rock Springs Farm email - Handmade, biodegradable, all natural soaps and body products using the farm's own honey and beeswax, the sales of which support the farm's bee yard. Products include lip and body butters.
- Regenerate www.feelregenerated.com - Promoting the benefits of flotation therapy to the mind and body. Floating in salted water tank allows a person to be effortlessly, completely removing the pull of gravity from the body. Floating has a wide range of applications, including muscle recovery and joint relief, person growth and development, and a greater overall sense of well-being.
- Renaissance Lavender www.etsy.com - Plants and natural products for body and spirit.
- Terressentials www.terressentials.com - Handcrafted, USDA Certified Organic personal care products, and Fair Trade handicrafts from around the world.
- Wild & Woolly Beard Clan (www.wildandwoollybeardclan.weebly.com) - All-natural beard oil and other oils in reusable bottles, with eco-friendly packaging.
- Wild Rose Soap Co. www.mywildrosesoap.com - Handcrafted herbal soaps, using locally sourced ingredients and wrapped in banana leaf paper. Also, lotions and bath bombs.
- Young Living Essential Oils email - Essential oils and how to use them. Production of oils controlled from planting of the seed to bottling.
FOOD & REFRESHMENTS
- Mt. Nebo Methodist Church www.mtneboumc.com - Soft ice cream and brownies.
- St. Catherine Eastern Orthodox Church www.saint-catherine-church.net - Variety of Greek food items, including Greek salad, chicken souvlaki pita sandwiches, hummus, dolmades, and baklava, plus hot dogs, baked goods, beverages and cookbooks.
- The Sweet Farm www.thesweetfarm.com - Homemade kraut and sausage, pickles, ginger beer, and mustard.
- Vesta Pizzeria & Family Restaurant wwwvestapizza.com - Pizza and soup.
- Alpine Eatery www.marcelscatering.com - Food truck serving German fare.
- Pizza Llama Facebook - Pizza and drinks.
- Pleasant Valley Ruritan (www.pvruritans.wordpress.com) - Breakfast sandwiches, locally sourced hamburgers and sweet potato fries, coffee and sun tea.
- Your Next Occasion Catering (www.ynocatering.com) -
Food truck serving locally-sourced seasonal cuisine.
- The Cultured Leaf Kombucha (www.culturedleaf.com) - Raw, living micro-brewed Kombucha. Samples.
- Tiny Chef email - Homemade baked goods.
Wine & Beer Garden (tba)
Open 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
More than two dozen collection stations will be set up in the Community Center parking lot. Save up recyclable items listed below and drop them off when you arrive at Shafer Park for the 9th annual Green Fest on Saturday, May 13, 2017.
Following is last year's list -- 2017 final list will be posted on or about March 15
Appliances [working] & furniture (ReStore of Hagerstown)
Batteries - rechargeable & non-rechargeable (Washington County Recycling)
Bikes helmets/tires/tubes & sewing machines (Bikes for the World)
Books, magazines, textbooks & encyclopedias (Booksavers)
Building materials, electrical, plumbing (ReStore of Hagerstown)
Canning jars (Green Fest Committee)
Car seats - no metal frames (Apple Valley Waste)
Cardboard, paper, glass, metal & #1-7 plastics (Apple Valley Waste)
CDs & DVDs - no cases (Frederick Co. Public Schools - Tech Ed. Dept.)
Clothing & sports equipment (Green Fest Clothing Swap)
Computers, monitors, computer items for recycling (Horizon Goodwill)
Crayons - wrappers on (Green Fest Committee)
Egg Cartons - must be clean; no Styrofoam (Green Fest Committee)
Eyeglasses & cases (Boonsboro Lions Club)
Fluorescent tubes [4-ft., limit of 6] & CFL bulbs (Green Fest Committee)
Gift cards, store cards, credit cards - may be shredded (Green Fest Committee)
Ink Cartridges, cell phones, handheld electronics (Green Fest Committee)
Paper shredding [limit 4 boxes] 10 a.m.-2 p.m. ONLY (Turn the Page Bookstore/All-Shred)
Pet supplies: beds, crates, towels, rugs, food (Washington County Humane Society)
Plastic bags/film [stretchy plastic] & plastic cardboard (Washington County Recycling)
Plastic buckets & Rubbermaid containers (Apple Valley Waste)
Plastic flower pots & nursery trays (Cat's Paw Organic Farm)
Plastic furniture, children's playground, i.e. Little Tykes, etc. (Apple Valley)
Prescription & over-the-counter medications (Boonsboro Police Department)
Prescription bottles with labels removed (Green Fest Committee)
Scrap metal, appliances, i.e. AC units & refrigerators (Conservit)
Shoes, boots, flip-flops, skates, etc. - no holes, pairs only (Green Fest Committee)
Sneakers - all brands, any condition (Nike)
Styrofoam: clean block pieces only (Washington County Recycling)
Toothbrushes & empty toothpaste tubes (Terracycle)
TVs [one/person] & electronics (Washington County Recycling/UNICOR)
Used denim - jeans, jackets, etc. (Blue Jeans Go Green)
Wheelchairs, walkers, metal crutches & canes (Joni & Friends/Wheels for the World)
Wine corks [but synthetic corks go in #7 plastic recycling] (MOM's Organic Market)
Wire clothes hangers - clean with no rust (Keefauver Dry Cleaners)
KEY: P1 - Pavilion 1
P2 - Pavilion 2
P3 - Pavilion 3
P4 - Pavilion 4
ET Zone - Eco-Transportation Zone
WBG - Wine and Beer Garden
VENDOR ___ LOCATION IN PARK
3 Barrels 4 YNO Food Truck
Acclivity Creations 124
Alex Rossino, author 134
Alexandra Windsong 169
American Chestnut Foundation, Maryland Chapter 140
Antietam Brewery WBG
Aquabarrel Rain Barrel 126
Armel's Woodworking 95
Art Glass Elements 94
Authentic Sea Glass Jewelry 4
Baby MoonShine 82
Baltimore Tea Company P2
Barbara Swanhart, Realtor 111
Shifrah's Sisters Holistic Birth Services 118
Bee Landscaping, LLC 145
Beneath the Leaf 45
Big Cork Vineyards WBG
Black Sparrow Soaps 62
Blessed with Baby 80
Blue Eyed Dragonfly 129
Blue Ridge Creations 71
Bluebell Ridge Nursery 20
BodySense PT 14
Boonsboro Environmental Commission 21
Boonsboro Green Fest Committee 21
Boonsboro Trunks 23-4
Boonsboro Wellness Center 13
Boordy Vineyards WBG
BP Lesky Distributing Co. WBG
Brew'd Pub Food Truck
Brewers Alley WBG
Brunswick Food Forest 155
Bum de Yada Diapers and Baby Gear 121
Bushtail Creek Unique Gifts 131
Butterfly Bean 116
Canal View Candle & Barrel Co. 1-2
Cat's Paw Organic Farm 27-8
Catseye Studio Home Composting 130
Cedar Ridge Soaps 110
Clustered Spires Quilt Guild 165
Common Market 112
Cultured Leaf 77
Cumberland Valley Cycling Club ET Zone
Diagnostic Imaging Services 73
DM Designs 147
doTerra Essential Oils 81
Echo Consignments 123
Enkore Kids 133
Even Rose Love 19
Every Child Ministries 122
Fabric Friends & St. Mark's Episcopal Church 106
Faerie Springs Farm 157
Falafel Shack P2
Farm of Peace 65
Flying Dog Brewery WBG
Four Rebels & a Yankee Sewing 63
Girl Scout Troop #40709 89
Glass Garden 70
Glory Energy Solutions 125
Gray Wolf Walking Sticks 138
Green Fest Community Clothing Swap P1
GreenGingerGoods & Sarah's Stitches 57
Hagerstown Community College 163
Hagerstown Honda ET Zone
Happy Pappy Hardware 34-5
Herb Connection 78 & P2
Hoffman Chevrolet Cadillac ETZone
Holistic Therapies 168
Hospice of Washington County 52
Joelle's Essentials 33
Josie's on Main 8-9
Kelly Moore Sheds 127
Kids Zone Crafts and Pledge to the Earth P3
Kinderdance by Olga 83
Knob Hall Winery WBG
Kyle's Custom Woodworking 102-3
Landscape HMO 113
Larry and Sons 142-3
Lemongrass Spa Products 16
Limekiln Road Woodworks 137
Little Green Market 114
Little Jay's Bows 48
Little Slick 93
Lovebug Creations 37-8
M&D Gift Art 31
Mama Bear's Natural Care 115
Marcel's Alpine Eatery Food Truck
Marsh Farm Designs 39-40
Maryland Department of the Environment 149
Maryland Satsang Society 119
Megan Webber's Plants and Herbs 5-6
Memory Crafts and Toys 150-2
Message Monkeys 88
MF Henna 120
Michelle VanMetre: For the Sake of Christ 159
Mid-Atlantic Waterproofing 101
Milestone Solar 158
Millennium 3 Energy 26
Miller's Music Instruction 86
Millhouse Candles 144
MOM'S Organic Market 15
Monarch Alliance 90
Monocacy Brewing Co. WBG
Moonshine Forge 59
Mountain View Solar Near Kids Zone
Mt. Nebo UMC P2
Nailed It Pallet Design 32
Nappie Pies P2
Natural Fusion Hair Studio 22
NutriGrown, LLC 98-99
Open Book Farm 166
Outdoor School of Washington County P3
Parsonage Handmade Soap 44
Peaceful Glen Metaphysical Solutions 12
Pineline Poultry and Meats 156
Pleasant Valley Ruritan Club P2
Potomac Valley Audubon Society 132
Presents Past & Todd Geiman's Vegan Pottery 154
Primitive Recycle Repurpose Reuse 96
Raven Rock Spring Farms 58
Reels & Wheels 36
Renaissance Lavender 3
River and Trail Outfitters Infield
Rocky Bottom Farm 42-43
Rustic Design 41
Sacred Roots 50
Sarah Scolaro, Doula 87
Secret Gardens Seeds 46
Sharrett Auto ET Zone
Shepherd's Spring, Inc. 128
Shepherdstown Pedal and Paddle ET Zone
Sherm's Designer Wood 29
Sierra Club Catoctin Group 55
Silver Kat 25
Simply Stated 74-5
Sleeping Cats Studio 68
Sleepy Hollow Lights 139
Smart Egg 85
South Mountain Creamery Food Truck
South Mountain Dental 76
South Mountain MicroFARM 141
Sports and Dance Equipment Swap P1
St. Catherine's Eastern Orthodox P2
St. James Catholic Church P2
St. Paul's Episcopal Church 153
Stony Ridge Farm 30
Sweet Farm 167
Talon Studio 56
Ten Thousand Villages 92
Three Simple Treasures 160
Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ 53
Triple R Livery ET Zone
Tri-State Astronomers P3 area
Under the Same Sun 11
University of Maryland Extension-Master Gardeners 49
Valley Co-op of Washington County 84
Vija's Jewelry and Glass 61
Viridian Energy 10
Volunteer Zone 107
Wash. Co. Dept. of Social Services 66
Wash. Co. Div. of Environmental Mgmt. 161-2
Washington County Farm Bureau Unit P4 area
Washington County Forestry Board 47
Washington County Health Department 72
Wee Folk Haus 18
Weis Markets of Boonsboro 105
Western Maryland Solar 164
Whiskey Bottom Candles 148
Wild & Wooly Beard Clan 136
Wild Rose Soap Co. 79
Wood Eye Wood Products 109
Young Living Essential Oils 97
Younger Toyota ET Zone
KEY: P1 - Pavilion 1
P2 - Pavilion 2
P3 - Pavilion 3
P4 - Pavilion 4
ET Zone - Eco-Transportation Zone
WBG - Wine and Beer Garden
Conservation and recycling 2016
- Boonsboro Free Library (www.washcolibrary.org) - Display of resource material relating to Eco-friendly practices and projects.
- Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry Center (email) - Promoting Summer Camp 2016: Fearless Faith. Heifer Global Village portraying homes from around the world with sustainable examples of livestock and agriculture methods to eliminate hunger and poverty. Selling Cookie Camp gift certificates.
- Sierra Club - Maryland, Catoctin Group (www.maryland.sierraclub.org) - Information about environmental issues and outdoor activities. Products for sale: T-shirts, backpacks, reusable water bottles and hats.
- Washington County Forest Conservancy District Board (www.wcfb.sailorsite.net) - Promoting awareness, stewardship, conservation, restoration, and sustainable use of the county's forest resources. Works with other agencies to promote tree plantings and helps homeowners obtain free trees. Brochures available.
Clean Energy Options
- Hagerstown Community College - Energy Education (www.hagerstowncc.edu/energy) - Promoting college's AAS Degree in Alternative Energy Technology and certificate level programs in energy education. Handouts: flash drives, ink pens, writing pads.
- Millennium 3 Energy (www.m3-energy.com) - Solar PV system designer and installer. Installed solar system at Boonsboro Free Library.
- SolarCity (Email) - Selling solar energy systems for your home at little or no cost to you.
- Viridian Energy (www.viridian.com) - Company offers solar energy and third-party electric and gas energy choices. Providing energy efficiency tips and guidelines and solar energy educational materials.
Eco Kids 2016
- AYA - Academic Year in America (www.academicyear.org) - Learn how to host a foreign exchange student.
- Butterfly Bean (Email) - Children's clothing, doll clothing and accessories, and women's accessories.
- Enkore Kids (www.enkorekids.com) - Shop specializes in new and used cloth diapers, baby carriers, clothing, toys and other baby related equipment.
- Every Child Ministries: Cans 4 Kids (email) - Recycle cans and sell handbags, made in Africa by former child slaves, to support children's causes.
- Kinderdance By Olga (www.kinderdancebyolga.com) - Dance instruction. Handouts: brochures, stickers, recycling coloring pages.
- Little Green Market (Etsy) - Items made with felt made from recycled plastic bottles, including toys and baby items, wool cat toys, zippered pouches.
- Sacred Roots (www.sacredrootswv.com) - Organically grown culinary and medicinal herbs, flowers and other plants.
- Sarah Scolaro, Birth Doula, Breastfeeding Counselor (Email) - A modern day doula is knowledgeable in childbirth and provides non-medical physical and emotional support and education to women during pregnancy, birth and postpartum, including information and instructions on breastfeeding.
Sustainable Agriculture 2016
- Ag Literacy Unit - Washington County Farm Bureau (www.washington.mdfarmbureau.com) - Agriculture educational mobile unit featuring displays about local farming. Coloring book and crayon handouts about healthy food choices.
- Bee Landscaping, LLC (www.beelandscaping.com) - Rainwater harvesting and landscaping services, including rainscaping, LED lighting, Eco-system ponds, therapeutic fountains and water features.
- Brunswick Food Forest (www.brunswickfoodforest.org) - Promoting a vegetable garden - set up on vacant land when Brunswick lost its only grocery store - and a weekly farmers market with local vendors.
- Catseye Studio (Email) - Residential composting techniques by Master Composters Melanie Files and Rick Lowman. Products: t-shirts, compost thermometers, Indoor Composting booklet, bamboo compost buckets, organically grown cat mint.
- NutriGrown, LLC (www.nutrigrown.com) - Chesapeake Bay-friendly plant nutrients developed from U.S. Department of Agriculture-patented matrix-nutrient binding technology. The product, Greenz, delivers plant nutrients long after application, while supporting the environment.
- Rocky Bottom Farm (www.rockybottomfarmgoat.com) - Goat milk bath and body products, plus homemade fudge and candies.
- Secret Garden Seeds (Email) - Handmade plantable paper products made with recycled paper and organic wildflower and herb seed. Also, selling tea cup gardens, egg carton gardens, seed bombs and fairy garden kits.
- Armel's Woodworking (Email) - Lathe-turned bowls, pens, bottle stoppers, bracelet assistants, twisted canes, wooden shelves.
- Basil_vintage (Email) - Handmade crafts including gifts, accessories and small-scale home decor made mostly by repurposing used, found and vintage items, including crocheted reusable drink cozies, zipper pouches, fabric hair bows, and dishes made into planters.
- Shifrah's Sisters Holistic Birth Services (www.shifrahssisters.com)
- Bellwethers (Email) - Eco-friendly and upcycled goods: wool dryer balls, unpaper towels, snack bags, "unsponges", and mama cloth pads.
- Blue Eyed Dragonfly (Facebook) - Mixed media art and paintings, created from recycled, salvaged and vintage materials.
- Four Rebels & a Yankee Sewing (email) - Recycled and upcycled textiles: quilts, tablecloths, aprons and bags.
- Hodgepodge (Email) - Homemade recycled and upcycled items for the home.
- Kyle's Custom Woodworking (Email) - Cutting boards and butcher block tables made from reclaimed lumbar.
- Limekiln Rd Woodworks (Facebook) - Bird houses made from recycled wood and miscellaneous scrap.
- Little Jay's Bows (Etsy) - Several Eco-friendly items, such as drink and coffee cozies, burp rags, upcycled clothing and hair accessories.
- Metamorphosis (Email) - Upcycled home decor items.
- Mid Atlantic Waterproofing (www.basements.com) - Specializing in dry basements.
- Nailed It Pallet Designs (Facebook) - Unique signs made with unwanted pallets.
- Norwex (www.sharontyler.norwex.biz) - All-natural house cleaning products. Also, learn how to clean with micro-fiber clothes and water, no chemicals.
- Rustic Designs (Email) - Pallet signs and furniture, walking sticks, re-purposed Mason jars.
- Wood Eye Wood Products (www.woodeyewoodproducts.com) - Reclaimed fallen trees or those taken down for whatever reason are used to make utilitarian works of arts, such as tables and desks, shelves, mirrors, and cutting/serving boards.
Eco Lifestyle 2016
- Acclivity Creations (www.etsy.com) - Handmade arts and crafts, woven wall hangings, dream-catchers, embroidery and more.
- Frannie Phillips Seaglass (email) - Glass gathered along the shoreline of the Chesapeake Bay is used in making hand-crafted jewelry. Also make wood creations from driftwood.
- Maryland Satsang Society (www.eckankarmaryland.org) - Experience the light and sound of God. Masters of Eckankar recognize that healthy bodies aid the concentration necessary to meet the individual's spiritual needs.Handout: printed materials including instructions for a simple exercise.
- MOMS Organic Market
- Presents Past & Vegan Pottery (Email) - Pottery made without any animal materials and crafts made from recycled material.
- Sleeping Cats Studio (email) - Handmade jewelry from wood, cork and fabric.
- Smart Egg (Email) - Homemade crafts from recycled or naturally sourced items, sweet breads made with locally sourced ingredients and seedlings for growing your own locally sourced food.
- The Common Market (www.commonmarket.coop) - Local food co-op emphasizing health and wellness, conducting sustainable practices, sources products from businesses that are Fair Trade, local, and organic, and working with local farmers. Handouts: apples and brochures.
- Three Simple Treasures (email) - Celebrating the simple things in life, store features sterling silver, gemstone, silver plated and fashion jewelry.
- Under the Same Sun (www.samesunphotography) - Photography mounted on recycled mat-board and frames; note cards made in wind-powered factory; reclaimed, hand painted wood signs; and jewelry made of repurposed materials.
- Vija Piston (Email) - Hand made beads combined with elements from discarded jewelry and scrap stained glass.
Eco Transportation 2016
- Cumberland Valley Cycling Club (www.bikecvcc.com) - Recreational bicycle riding and touring club, formed in 1983. Promoting a fundraising event on Aug. 6 to benefit San Mar Children's Home, which attracts 400 riders annually.
- Hoffman Chevrolet Cadillac (www.hoffmangm.com) - Plug-in vehicles on display in the Eco-Transportation Zone.
- Sharrett, Inc. (www.sharrett-subaru.com) - Displaying hybrid Subaru Crosstrek in Eco-Transportation Zone. All Subaru vehicles are built in zero landfill plants where all of the waste is recycled or turned into electricity.
- Shepherdstown Peddle & Paddle (www.ThePedalPaddle.com) - This full-service bike shop repairs and sells bicycles, and rents canoes, kayaks and bicycles - from April to October to ride on the C&O Canal and paddle on the Potomac River.
- TripleRLivery (www.triplerlivery.com) - Promoting horse-drawn rides for weddings and other events, riding lessons and pony rides for special occasions.
Go Local 2016
- Alex Rossino, Author (www.alexanderrossino.com) - Promoting and selling books by this historical novelist whose latest book (Six Days in September) chronicles the Civil War through the eyes of Confederate troops.
- Barbara Swanhart, Realtor (email) - Information about existing, renovated homes available for sale in the Boonsboro area. Giveaway: ice cream cone planters.
- Fabric Friends & St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lappans (Email) - Fabric items created from recycled fabrics and clothing, such as t-shirt quilts and bags, aprons, wine bottle holders, dog scarves and pillows.
- Hospice of Washington County: Boonsboro Community Life Center (Email) - Providing end of life care to patients and families and professional bereavement services to the grieving. Offering space in the Boonsboro Community Life Center on Main Street in Boonsboro at no cost, South Washington County residents and organizations interested in leading programs that strengthen the community.
- Josie's on Main (www.josiesonmain.com) - Amy Howard at Home Paint demonstrations using different techniques with environmentally safe products. Selling vintage/upcycled furniture.
- Larry & Sons (www.larryandsons.com) - Information about bathroom remodels.
- South Mountain Dental (www.southmtdental.com) - Dental office in Boonsboro, featuring ecologically sound dental practices.
- Washington County Department of Social Services - Foster Parent Program (Email) - Foster parenting information. Handouts: parenting magazines, brochures, bracelets, pens and notepads.
- Weis Markets, Boonsboro (www.weismarkets.com) - Information on community recycling at the store. Giving away reusable bags.
Health & Wellness 2016
- Alexandra Windsong - Healing, Music & Art (www.alexandrawindsong.com) - Selling meditation, relaxation CDs, digital photography prints and hand-drafted items. No new materials are used in the creation of items. Sleeves for photos are made from compostable plastic.
- Boonsboro Wellness Center (www.boonsborowellness.com) - Information on acupuncture and wholistic health.
- Diagnostic Imaging Services (www.diagnosticimagingservices.com) - Information on medical imaging services: breast 3D/4D, MRI, CT, and Ultrasound; and laser vein repair for varicose veins.
- Joelle's essentials (Email) - Essential oil remedies, herbal tea blends, natural body care.
- Lemongrass Spa Products (www.lemongrassspa.com) - Natural bath and body products for the family.
- The Parsonage (www.parsonagesoap.com) -Handmade herbal soaps containing no animal fats and scented with plant essential oils or cosmetic grade fragrances, wrapped in cotton fabric with a recycled paper wrapper.
- Washington County Health Department - Cancer Prevention & Education Program (Email) - Derma-scan instrument available for detecting skin damage (educational purposes only, not for diagnosing problems). Also, educational material for breast, cervical, skin, colorectal and prostate cancers and smoking cessation. The Health Department provides free mammograms, pap tests and colonoscopies for eligible clients.
- Younique by Jessica Rohrer (www.youniqueproducts.com/jessicarohrer) - All natural based makeup.
Food & Refreshments 2016
Wine & Beer Garden 2016