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They show up with a vengeance. In all fairness (HAHA) I think some of them are mandated to show up. Again I was disappointed that I did not make it to the Illinois Building for Seniors day because IDENR puts on a great energy conservation display. I also did not make it to the Conservation area so I can not run a picture of the Oil Well like I do each year, nor did I get a chance to buy a TShirt from DENR if their stand was open this year. That said…The Governor had 2 tents and they covered the gambit:
First there was the U of I’s Sustainable Technology Center. They claim to have served Illinois since 1985. I got my doubts about that but….
Then there was the
Illinois Community College Sustainability Network:
established in 2007 to take advantage of the Stimulus Package of 2009…
Eguimqunon was there too:
Sorry I meant Emiquon..I never can say that name..
Plus the GREEN House:
MEET THE GREENS: Now almost all these exhibits were for kids:
Then again aren’t we all KIDS at Heart?
Did I mention the Butter Cow:
Or the Mehan’s 75 years at the Fair?
I know I did..