Earth Week at Appalachian challenges you to Put Your Green Foot Forward!

With a plethora of activities planned every day based on a theme, there is something for everyone - dancing, art, community volunteering, outside activities and more! So we challenge you to get involved every day and do something that celebrates our beautiful world!

Here is the complete calendar of events.



Theme and Events

April 20

Day of Action

 Get Involved

9AM - 2PM Boone Clean Up Day

9:30AM - 4PM ACT Farm Day of Service

10AM - 2PM New River Clean Up

April 21

Sunday Funday 

 Play Outside 

11AM - 1PM Funday Field Day

April 22

Earth Day

 Feed Your Wild Side

9AM - 4PM Occupy Park(ing): From Parking Lot to Park 

11AM - 2PM Humane Society Dog Walk! 

April 23

Conservation Day

 Unplug Yosef

7PM Film Screening: Gasland

April 24

Zero Waste Day

 Reduce Your Use

9AM - 2PM Mess on the Mall

9AM - 2PM Monumental Waste Art Sculpture

9:15AM & 12:15PM Waste Audit Tours

11:30AM - 2:30PM Zero Waste Education in Central Dining Hall

1 - 3PM Get Caught Recycling

April 25

Community Day

 Meet Our Neighbors

10AM - 2PM Fill Your World With Color, SGA sponsored seed balls

10:30AM - 2PM Local Blue Ridge Burger in Rivers Street Cafe 

11AM - 2PM Community Day

11AM - 2PM The Beehive Collective

11AM - 8PM PARKing at the Wesley Foundation

April 26

Creativity & the Arts

 Get Funky

2PM - 7PM Earth Tones Music Festival