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Morris Campus to Celebrate Earth Week

Posted by Jenna Ray on Friday, Apr. 19, 2013

Event Date/Time: Friday, Apr. 19, 2013
End Date/Time: Sunday, Apr. 28, 2013
Location: Morris Campus


Friday, April 19: “Tree-hugger Day”

Tree Meditation
Gay/Indy Lake, 2 p.m.

KUMM Acoustic Open Mic and Grill-Out
Pomme de Terre Park, 4 p.m.


Saturday, April 20: “Nature Weekend”

Screening of Alpo Leopold’s Green Fire
Morris Theater, 2 p.m.


Sunday, April 21: “Nature Weekend”

Solar Swim
Regional Fitness Center, 1-4 p.m.

Screening of Thin Ice: the Inside Story of Climate Science
Science Auditorium (2950), 7 p.m.


Monday, April 22: “Population Day”

Day of Action: Sex, Sustainability, Synthetics Film
Imholte Hall 109, 7 p.m.

MPIRG Day of Action at the Capitol


Tuesday, April 23: “Recycle/Reuse Day”

Picture with a Snake
Science Atrium, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Green Prairie Living and Learning Community—Green Building Information Session
Welcome Center Room 122, 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.

Herb Planting
Campus mall, 1-3 p.m.

Soup and Substance: E-Waste
Imholte Hall 112, 6 p.m.


Wednesday, April 24: “Environmental Justice Day”

Picture with a Snake
Science Atrium, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Environmental Summit
Imholte Hall, 7 p.m.


Thursday, April 25: “Hippie Day”

Hemp Jewelry Tutorial
Imholte Hall 109, 5:30 p.m.

Poetry in the Garden
7:30 p.m.


Friday, April 26: “350/Water Day”

Tree Planting
9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Green Prairie Living and Learning Community Tours
McGough Construction trailer—Green Prairie Community Site, 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Trashion Fashion
Humanities Fine Arts Gallery, 7 p.m.


Saturday, April 27: “Food Day”

Highway Cleanup
Wetlands Office (43875 230th Street, Morris, MN 56267), 10 a.m.-12 p.m.


Sunday, April 28: “Last Day”

Energy Tour, 1 p.m.

Green Housing Tour, 2 p.m.


Events Happening Throughout the Week:

Growing the U: Campus and Community Visions for Sustainable Food Systems in Minnesota
Friday, April 26-Sunday April 28

Clothing Exchange (Monday-Thursday)
Student Center, Oyate Hall—Cougar Room, all-day event

Morris Feminists Earth Week Tabling

Medallion Hunt