Earth Month Events

Friday, March 4, 2016

Appalachian State celebrates Earth Month in April!

Earth Day will be observed on campus April 20 with events all day on Sanford Mall, and groups have events planned all month long. Continue to check here for an updated list of happenings.

Earth Month Events

April 1-2

Symposium for Creative Social Stewardship

Plemmons Student Union

Arts and Sustainability Grant initiative, the Department of Theatre and Dance, The College of Fine and Applied Arts and the Office of Equity, Diversity and Compliance

April 1

Campus Cleanup

Office of Sustainability

828-262-2659

April 2

The Food Summit - Seeding Community Resilience

The Great Hall, LLC

Sustainable Development and Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture - 9am - 3:30 pm

April 2

Trail Crew Workday - Grandfather Mountain State Park

Meet at the side pick-up/drop-off zone at Holmes Convocation Center - 12pm

Kate Miller - millerke2@appstate.edu

April 5

Diversity celebration

April 7

REI Spring Forum

5:00 - 7:00pm Solarium at Plemmons Student Union

April 9

Sustainability Bookstore Open 8:00am - Noon

Office of Sustainability

828-262-2659

April 15

Zero Waste Training

Office of Sustainability - 11am

828-262-2659

April 16

Trail Crew Overnight Workday - Appalachian Trail

meet at the side pick-up/drop-off zone at Holmes Convocation Center - 8am

Kate Miller - millerke2@appstate.edu

April 18

Campus Cleanup

Office of Sustainability

828-262-2659

April 18

Film: BOOM

Belk Library, room 114 - 7:00pm

Katelynn Mudgett - mudgettks@appstate.edu

April 20

Earth Day Celebration

All Day, Sanford Mall

All Clubs and Organizations Welcome

Amy Birner -birneraj@appstate.edu

April 21

Earth Tones

All Day, Duck Pond Field

ASUSES - ASU Solar Energy Society

Kali Wolin - wolinke@appstate.edu

April 21

Film: Clean Bin Project

Katherine Harper, room 17

Food and discussion at 6:30pm, film at 7:00pm

Lauren Kennedy - kennedyln@appstate.edu

April 22

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Expo

Tonya Coffey - coffeyts@appstate.edu

April 23

Trail Crew Work Day - Elk Knob Trail

meet at the side pick-up/drop-off zone at Holmes Convocation Center - 8:30am

Kate Miller - millerke2@appstate.edu

April 24

Downhill Skateboard Race

Mount Jefferson State Natural Area

Human Powered Transportation

Practice day is the 23rd, setup on Earth Day.

Bailey Winecoff - winecoffbw@appstate.edu

April 26 

Film: Just Eat It

IG Greer Hall

Time: 7:00 pm 

April 28-29

Arbor Day Events

Tree Plantings at Durham Park

9:00am - 11:00am both days

Arbor Day Ceremony Friday following planting

Space limited, RSVP to Jesse Lieberman

April 30

Trail Crew Work Day - Elk Knob Trail

meet at the side pick-up/drop-off zone at Holmes Convocation Center - 8:30am

Kate Miller - millerke2@appstate.edu