Community welcome to celebrate Earth Week with Adams State
Adams State University invites community members to celebrate Earth Week, April 14-19, through a number of campus events. Earth Week activities are coordinated by Adams State's sustainability group, EARTH (Environmental Action for Resources, Transportation, Health).
Sunday, April 13
- Leave No Trace Hike to Mosca Pass
Pre-register with Adams State Adventure Programs (ASAP) by April 9 at 6 p.m. Details available by calling 719-587-7813.
Monday, April 14
- Rio Grande Cleanup
4-5:30 p.m., meet at 4 p.m. in front of the ASU Track Bubble on Sunset Dr.
Wednesday, April 16
- Sustainability Booths
11a.m. to 2 p.m., Student Union Building, First St.
- Mats for Veterans - learn to make mats out of recycled grocery bags
- Upcycling Booth - learn to make useful items out of pallets
- Bike to Campus Day - stop by on your bike and win a prize!
- ASU Recycles Mural Contest - one talented artist will have their work displayed on campus.
- I Commit to Sustainability - a challenge hosted by Sodexo Foods
- Green Home Design - learn to build a sustainable home
- Wilderness Act 50th Anniversary - info on the Wilderness Act
Thursday, April 17
- Keynote Lecture: "Declining Habitat of the Rio Grande"
By Rick Snaderbeck and Corey Kanuckel, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
7 p.m., Porter Hall 130, refreshments at 6:30p.m.
Saturday, April 19
- Reduce and Reuse Garage Sale
7 a.m. to Noon, Student Union Building
Drop off items at the garage sale
- Campus Garden Work Day
Meet at 9 a.m. at the corner of West and First Street, East Campus (formerly Evans School) Bring wheelbarrows and shovels