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Earth Week

Earth Day 365

2017

 

Encouraging the commitment to sustainable living 365 days per year through education

Monday, April 17
Coffee Kickoff & Sustainability Fair
Student Recreation and Wellness Center

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Kickoff event for the week. Browse a variety of booths and learn about a variety of sustainable lifestyle choices and campus/community opportunities.

Old Fashioned Kite Derby Kits
Student Recreation and Wellness Center Front Desk
3 p.m.
(Available all week)

Haute Trash Fashion Show
7- 9 p.m.

Student Recreation and Wellness Center, Upper Courts
Fashion from recyclable materials, along with recycled art and vendors

 

Tuesday, April 18

Green Luncheon

11:30 p.m.
Rec Center Classroom C
Keynote speaker: Marty Kraft

 

Save the Bees
TBD


Wednesday, April 19
Drive Through E-Waste Recycling
Noon- 6 p.m.
UCM Lot 52- South and Washington Streets

FREE- No large appliances, or TV's

UCM Students Earth Day Day of Service
3-6 p.m.
SRWC Lower Courts
Register online at ucmo.edu/volunteer


Thursday, April 20
Hydroponics and Mealworm Display
10 a.m.-2p.m.
Outside Elliott Student Union

Jeremy Collins Drawn & Live Art Event
7- 9 p.m.
WC Morris

Friday, April 21
Old Fashioned Kite Derby
3-5 p.m.
Library Lawn

Envrionmental Education Center
Open House
3-5 p.m.

Saturday, April 22
Family Day at the Mitchell Street Farm
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Warrensburg Citizens for Environmental Action,Warrensburg Parks and Recreation
Opportunities to purchase locally grown food, learn about native plants and animals and how to build a cold frame and garden bench.


Rock Island Trail Ride
4 -7 p.m.
Depart from SRWC
FREE

Bio Blitz
10 a.m. -4 p.m.
Pertle Springs

Sunday, April 23
Bio Blitz
10 a.m. -4 p.m.
Pertle Springs

All UCM Earth Day 365 events are free and open to the public.