Moms Clean Air Force At Philadelphia Greenfest

BY ON September 5, 2013

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Please stop by the Moms Clean Air Force Action Tent at the Philadelphia Greenfest, September 8, 2013. Sign our giant cards to Senator Casey and Senator Toomey urging them to support strong chemical safety laws! You’ll feel good letting them know that you support kids health, not polluters & chemical companies.

Moms Clean Air Force is proud to sponsor Greenfest Kids Korner for the second year in row and inspire the next generation of champions for a better, cleaner, safer environment! While you’re at the Action Tent, pick up some swanky freebies while your kids create fabulous crafts out of recycled materials courtesy of the Queen Village Art Center. Learn how to make simple, safe home cleaning solutions at the marvelous Holistic Mom’s tent.

Other Greenfest Kids Korner Events:

Fairmount & Queen Village Art Center: All Day

The fabulous folks of Fairmount & Queen Village Art Center will be hosting make ‘n take art making for the young and young at heart using recycled materials. Turn trash into treasure! www.phillyartcenter.com

Radio Disney: 10-11:30 am

Radio Disney will be on-site with their Green Team! There will be fun and excitement for the whole family, including dancing, games and prizes with the Radio Disney AM 640 Talent and Road Crew. Radio Disney AM 640, part of the #1 radio network for kids, tweens and families will be on-site with the latest hits from Radio Disney. For more information about Radio Disney, log onto www.radiodisney.com.

Kids DIG Yoga: 1-2 pm

DIG yoga will be leading a special yoga class just for kids at Greenfest. Kids Yoga teaches kids to do yoga in a fun and safe environment. Poses are taught to promote strength, flexibility, coordination, confidence, and body awareness with a focus on respect for others and a love for oneself. DIG Yoga is a health-conscious, eco-friendly, people-oriented yoga business. Everything about DIG reflects this inclusive and life-affirming philosophy. As a sanctuary for the community, DIG supports people in their quest to realize their greatest potential. www.digyoga.com

Philadelphia Zoo: 11 am-3 pm

The Philadelphia Zoo will be bringing all the excitement and live animals right to Greenfest. In addition to meeting the animals, Traveling Naturalists will be on hand with touchable biofacts and an action opportunity to help save animals. www.philadelphiazoo.org

KYW Kidcasting: 12:30-5 pm

KYW Newsradio Kidcast Mobile Studio will be making a stop at Greenfest! Your kids won’t want to miss out on their chance to be a KYW News Anchor. Just stop by the KYW Newsradio tent, where your child will record a story. KYW will edit the report; add the signature KYW Newsradio jingle and ticker, then upload the finished product to KYW1060.com. Your kids can log on and download or listen to their very own news report — and share it with family and friends! Listen to some recent Kidcasts now at www.kywkidcasts.com.

Kivka Pottery — All Day

Kivka Pottery will be bringing their “Kids Play with Clay.” Greenfest attendees are invited to explore this tactile craft on their own or with the guidance of experienced potters. Adults and children are encouraged to sink their hands into raw clay as they participate in group and individual projects. http://www.kivka.com/

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How Polluted Air Affects Our Children

Please join Mom’s Clean Air Force and the Academy of Natural Sciences for an Urban Sustainability Forum panel discussion on air pollution and children’s health on Thursday, September 19, 2013.

To register:

https://childrenshealthyair.eventbrite.com

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Green Apple Day of Service Saturday, September 28, 2013

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TOPICS: Children's Health, Clean Air Act, Pennsylvania