Okaloosa Saves Eco-Nomic Living Expo
As part of America Saves Week, the Eco-Nomic Living Expo, sponsored by Okaloosa Saves, will be held from 9:30 to 2 p.m., February 1, at the Emerald Coast Convention Center. This free event features exhibits, seminars, workshops, kids’ activities, prizes and giveaways, all geared around the theme of Smart Choices—Money, Home, Health & Environment.
Eco-Nomic Living Expo highlights include keynote speaker Dr. Martie Gillen, of the University of Florida, with Small Steps to Health & Wealth, free tax preparation, free document shredding, Safe Assured ID-free identity kits for children and eco-bots workshop for kids. Educational seminar topics include Organic Gardening, Long-Term Care Insurance, Massage, Cyber Safety and more.
The Piggy Bank Pageant for kids and Corporate Piggy Bank Challenge for local businesses and organizations gives all ages the chance to compete to help the environment.