Crafty Wonderland Holiday Sale

[ December 10, 2016; 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. December 11, 2016; 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. ]
Crafty Wonderland Super Collosal Holiday Sale
It’s one-stop shopping for amazing handmade accessories, art, clothing, house wares, food, drink and more. Something for everyone and the opportunity to meet the makers! Plus you can get your craft on in the free DIY Area!
Saturday & Sunday, December 10th & 11th, 2016 11am – 6pm Oregon Convention Center … Read More.

17th Annual Crackedpots Art Show

[ July 19, 2016; 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. July 20, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Artist Betsy Soifer
Acres of art and decades of experience grace this show, come see the over 90 artists. New and returning artists every year.
The 17th Annual Crackedpots Art Show
 Tuesday & Wednesday, July 19th & July 20th, 2016 at
McMenamins Edgefield

 

Artist Mary Gilgenbach
Hours 10am to 8pm Tuesday, 10am to 4pm Wednesday
2126 … Read More.

Recycled Arts Festival

[ June 25, 2016; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 26, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

What’s the Recycled Arts Festival all about?
The Recycled Arts Festival’s mission is to educate and excite Clark County about waste reduction, reusing and recycling. It inspires people to see the things they may otherwise consider trash in a new, beautiful way. See work from 150 highly talent-ed artists who create amazing pieces of art using … Read More.

PGE and World Trade Center Host Earth Day Fair

[ April 14, 2016; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Thursday, April 14

from 11am-1:00 pm

World Trade Center Plaza,

25 SW Salmon, Portland

More than 40 vendors will be on hand, showcasing everything from alternative transportation, environmental and beneficial nonprofits and, of course, sharing ways to reduce and manage energy consumption. There will be collections for gently used books, an E-waste turn in for old … Read More.

How smartphones can help in building a sustainable life

With the growing dependency on technology, electronic waste is also increasing by the minute. Business Green said that the problem of e-Waste could reach 50 million tonnes by 2017, with most of it being dumped and traded in developing countries. In fact, up to 90 percent of the electronic waste in the world is illegally … Read More.

Tenth Annual Recycled Art Festival

[ June 27, 2015; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. June 28, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Is it Trash or Is IT Art?
 
Esther Short Park
Vancouver, WA
Sat 9:00am – 6:00pm
Sun 10:00am – 4:00pm
Visit the hippest, most eco-conscious festival of the year and see for yourself how people are giving new life to items that were landfill bound

The Recycled Arts Festival is very excited to be celebrating its tenth anniversary. The traditional present … Read More.

The Impact of Recycling

Americans spend and average of $51,000 on household expenditures per year.  Most are for items which end up as trash and goes to the landfill.
Currently, the average person recycles 1.14 pounds per day-if-everyone doubled what they recycle from 1.14 to 2.28 pounds, our nation could be recycling 30 million tons annually. 65 million more tons … Read More.

Crackedpots Art Show and “ReClaim It!” Store Opening

[ July 22, 2014; 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. July 23, 2014; 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. ] Cracked Pots 15th Annual Art Show at McMenimens Edgefield
Creatively Reducing Waste
Over 100 artists will showcase and sell their up-cycled art featuring indoor, outdoor, and wearable pieces at McMenamins Edgefield July 22 & 23. Come see what was saved from the trash and given a new life.

If you just can not make that date, never fear … Read More.

The Clark County Habitat for Humanity ReStore Grand Opening!

[ July 25, 2014; July 26, 2014; ] The Clark County Habitat for Humanity ReStore moves to 10811 SE Mill Plain Blvd in Vancouver (just off I-205). this July. The new building will house both the HFH Store and Evergreen Habitat for Humanity offices. The HFH Store closes its 5000 E 4th Plain Blvd address by June 30.

The new site offers a convenient … Read More.

Popular Eco-friendly Recycled Arts Festival Vancouver, WA

[ June 28, 2014; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 29, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Live entertainment, family-friendly activities and more than 130 vendors selling art crafted from recycled items will highlight the ninth annual Recycled Arts Festival.

Show your support for our environment at this summer’s coolest eco-friendly festival in the Pacific Northwest by heading to Vancouver for some fun.

The free event,  will be held in Esther Short Park at … Read More.