Do It Green! Minnesota's Resource Center

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The Do It Green! Resource Center is located inside the Midtown Global Market on the southwest corner of the market behind the Produce Exchange just west of the Lake Street entrance.

The Resource Center has hundreds of books, videos and educational kits that are available for check out for up to three weeks. They can be picked up during our staffed hours and dropped off during Midtown Global Market hours.

You must be a member to check out resources. Memberships start at only $30!

Staffed hours are:
Wednesdays 11-1pm
Fridays 2-5pm
Sundays 11-1pm

Examples of our resources include:
More Fun Less Stuff Starter Kit
An Inconvenient Truth on DVD
Teaching Kids to Love the Earth
Climate Solutions: A Citizens' Guide
The Citizen-Powered Energy Handbook
Divorce Your Car!
The Green Consumer
The Omnivore's Dilemma
Green Remodeling Guidebook
The Complete Guide to Eco Friendly Design
Deep Ecology
The Blue Thumb Guide to Rain Gardens
Food, Inc. DVD
Make Your Own Non Toxic Cleaner Kit

Materials in Spanish
For Spanish-language learners, we offer a collection of clean energy resources, including:

  • Lista de Energía / Energy Checklist - a step-by-step list of easy tasks to do throughout the year to save energy
  • Alternativos de energía renovable en Minnesota / Renewable Energy Alternatives in Minnesota - two informative articles about the different types of renewable energy available in Minnesota
  • Preguntas de Energía / Energy Trivia Questions - good for teens and adults, this is a set of trivia questions about both renewable energy and energy efficiency
  • Un mundo bello comienza contigo / A Beautiful World Starts with You Energy Activity Book - produced by the Environmental Protection Agency, this is full of fun and educational energy-related puzzles and games for kids
  • Solar Energy Coloring Book - produced by the Texas Solar Energy Society, this book has a minimal amount of English, but the informative pictures are accessible to all kids
  • You can download these free materials or get free copies of them from Do It Green! Minnesota at

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    Do It Green! Minnesota
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    Do It Green! Minnesota
    5441 33rd Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55417

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