Earth Week 2011 Presents a Diverse Lineup

April 8th, 2011 | Andrea Norris

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Pull out your calendar, because it’s time to start writing in what events you’ll be attending this year for Earth Week!

With a lineup of 32 events, you are sure to find plenty that tickle your fancy and fit your schedule. Especially try not to miss one of the biggest sustainability events of the year at OSU – the annual Earth Week Community Fair; this year we have record-breaking 63 booths! Click on the days or event titles below for more information.

SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2011

Corvallis Earth Connect 10 AM – 3 PM, Avery Park, Pioneer Park, Downtown Corvallis
EarthFaire 10 AM – 2 PM, 1st between Monroe and Madison
Procession of the Species 12 – 1:30 PM, 1st and Jackson
PeaceJam @ SAGE 2 – 4 PM, Starker Arts Garden for Education (SAGE)

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2011

Greek Row Clean Up 11 AM – 1 PM, 26th and Van Buren

MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2011

Carrotmob for Environmental Change 7 AM – 9 PM, Brew Station (2305 NW Monroe Ave)
Green Resume Writing Workshop 10 – 11 AM, Career Services, B008 Kerr
Interviewing for a Green Job 12 – 1 PM, Career Services, B008 Kerr
Water Around the World 3 – 4 PM, Native American Longhouse (26th & Jefferson)
Effective Green Job Search 4 – 5 PM, Career Services, B008 Kerr

TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2011

Effective Green Job Search 11 AM – 12 PM, Career Services, B008 Kerr

11th Annual Community Fair 11 AM – 3 PM, Memorial Union Quad

Green Internship Search 12 – 1 PM, Career Services, B008 Kerr

Green Resume Writing Workshop 2 – 3 PM, Career Services, B008 Kerr

SAGE Garden Party 3 – 6 PM, Starker Arts Garden for Education (SAGE)

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2011

Why Does Food Matter with Climate Change? 11 AM – 1 PM, Native American Longhouse (26th & Jefferson)

Earth Week Sale 12 – 3 PM, OSUsed Store (644 SW 13th St.)

Addicted to Plastics 4 – 6 PM, Gleeson 100

THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2011

E-Waste Recycling Collection 10 AM – 5 PM, 149 Snell Hall & Memorial Union Quad

Green Career Day 11 AM – 3:30 PM, Memorial Union Ballroom

Green Jobs: Alumni Panel Discussion 12 – 1 PM, Memorial Union Ballroom

SSI Planting Party 1 – 4:30 PM, Student Sustainability Center (738 SW 15th St.)

What’s a green job and how do I get one? 1 – 2 PM, Memorial Union Ballroom

Superfoods Workshop! 5 – 6 PM, Student Sustainability Center (738 SW 15th St.)

PeaceCorps Info Session: Make a Difference Abroad 5:30 – 6:30 PM, Memorial Union 109A

Sustainability Movie Night 6:30 – 9 PM, Student Sustainability Center (738 SW 15th St.)

FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2011

E-Waste Recycling Collection 10 AM – 5 PM, 149 Snell Hall & Memorial Union Quad

How Green is OSU? Sustainability Metrics Revealed! 12 – 1 PM, Memorial Union 213

Earth Day Poetry Reading 12 – 1:30 PM, Memorial Union 109

Hoo HA! Earth Day Celebration! 3 – 7 PM, The Student Farm

Poetry for Poverty w/ Taylor Mali 8 – 10 PM, Memorial Union Lounge

SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2011

Tour of CoHo Ecovillage 2 – 4 PM, CoHo Ecovillage (1975 SE Crystal Lake Dr.)


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