Franciscans host Green Fair Folk Festival

Categories: Around the Diocese

Fiddles? Food? Family fun? For sure!

August 16, 2013, edition
Photos by Paul Middlestaedt

The west lawn of St. Francis Convent in Little Falls was the scene Aug. 7 when the Franciscan Sisters hosted the seventh annual Green Fair Folk Festival. Ecological awareness is the goal of the community event that boasts displays by vendors of green and sustainable products and services, a variety of music, food and children’s activities.

 

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Members of the Woodland Strings entertain the crowd with their music Wednesday during the Green Folk Fair in Little Falls.

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Visitors take in some of the live music on stage during the seventh annual Green Folk Fair at the St. Francis Convent in Little Falls.

Members of the Woodland Strings entertain the crowd during the Green Fair Folk Festival in Little Falls.

 

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Visitors check out the offerings at some of the various booths during the seventh annual Green Fair Folk Festival Wednesday in Little Falls.

Visitors check out the offerings of green vendors at the various booths at the fair.

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Franciscan Sister Karen Niedzielski gets animated with her gestures as she tells a story during fair.

Franciscan Sister Karen Niedzielski gets animated with her gestures as she tells a story during the fair.

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Little Falls police officer Jeremy Doroff takes a moment to pose for a passerby during the Green Fair Folk Festival.

Little Falls police officer Jeremy Doroff poses for a passerby during the Green Folk Fair.