Earth Week 2014 Calendar of Events

Download the 2014 Earth Week Poster here.

To skip to the events currently scheduled for a given day, use the links below.

Tues (22) | Wed (23) | Thurs (24) | Fri (25) | Sat (26) | Sun (27)

Tuesday, April 22

Earth Day Teach-in (poster PDF)
The College Lodge
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Download the Earth Day Teach-in poster here. For a description of the various programs and events, read the Campus Report coverage.

To register for a spot in the "Building a Thumb Piano" Workshop, please contact Professor Kay Stonefelt.

Buses will depart campus starting at 9:30am from the loading area between Rockefeller Arts Center and Maytum Hall (next to the large red ring sculpture). Please arrive five minutes before departure times. Click here for a bus schedule.

People interested in carpooling to the Lodge should use the FredRide program. A specific carpooling event has already been created.

 

Wednesday, April 23
"I'd Tap That"
University Commons Lobby

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

"Beautify the Campus Woodlot" Litter Cleanup Event
Campus Woodlot and Surrounding Area

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm (Rain date: 4/24, 3:30-4:30 pm) For more information, contact Barb Yochym

 

"Objects of Hope in the Age of Climate Change" by Kenneth Shockley
Room S204, Williams Center, SUNY Fredonia
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

 

Adopt-a-Beach Training Session by Nate Drag
Conference Room, SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator, Dunkirk
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (NEW DATE!)

 

Thursday, April 24
"More than Just Picking Up Trash: Volunteer Stewardship and Restoration Projects on the Great Lakes" by Nate Drag
Room 209, McEwen, SUNY Fredonia
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

 

"Fracking 101: Exploring the Science, Myths and Facts of Fracking" by Professor Glenn Wahl
Room S204, Williams Center, SUNY Fredonia
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

 

Eco Variety Show
Multi-Purpose Room, Williams Center, SUNY Fredonia
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Friday, April 25
"Pollution Prevention and the Protection of Clean Water"by Dr. Sherri Mason (register here)
Japanese Garden, Reed Library, SUNY Fredonia
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

"Tobacco and its Effects on the Environment" by Ken Dahlgren
Room S204, Williams Center, SUNY Fredonia
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

 

Environmental Film Festival
Room 101, Jewett Hall, SUNY Fredonia
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

5:00 Green Gold (47 min)

6:00 Masdar: A Green City (22 min) & Amazing Grace (5 min)

6:30 GMO OMG (90 min)

8:00 Chemerical(75 min)

Earth Week Keynote Event: Screening of Chemerical: Redefining Clean for a New Generation and Presentation by Director Andrew Nisker, 8:00 pm

 

Saturday, April 26
Campus & Community Electronics Recycling Event (more information)
Park & Ride Lot, SUNY Fredonia
9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Garlic Mustard Pull
Alexander Preserve
Meet in the Jewett Hall parking lot at 10:00 am
11:00 am - 4:30 pm


Sunday, April 27

Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup
Point Gratiot Beach, Dunkirk
Meet in the Fenton Hall parking lot at 11:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm




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