Earth Week 2017
For event information on SOU's annual Earth Week festivities, visit http://sustainability.sou.edu/earth-week-2017/
Campus Sustainability Month
Click on the tabs for a detailed description of each day's events:
Ashland Community Bike Swap
Saturday-Sunday 4/16- 4/17, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., The Grove, 1195 E Main St in Ashland
The 26th annual Bike Swap will provide a community venue for buying and selling working-condition bicycles and related equipment. Proceeds from this event fund bike safety education in the Rogue Valley. This event is made possible by Ashland Parks & Recreation, RVTD (Rogue Valley Transportation District), JPR (Jefferson Public Radio), and the City of Ashland Fire Department, Transportation Commission and Ashland Police Department. Check out the Bike Swap website for details, including how to sell your bike.
Tuesday-Thursday 4/19-21, 11:00 a.m.– 1:20 p.m., SU Arena
Why purchase new when you can swap perfectly good clothing with your friends and neighbors?! The textile industry is among the largest overall contributors to greenhouse gas emissions... Help save the planet and get yourself some new (to you) clothes! All genders welcome. Hosted by the Queer Resource Center, Women’s Resource Center, and the Civic Engagement Program. Donate your clothes in advance starting March 14 at locations across campus!
Earth Art Chalk Walk
Tuesday-Thursday 4/19-4/21, All Day, Raider Way outside SU
Watch student artists create fantastic chalk drawings, or make your own! Chalk provided, all ages welcome. Hosted by the Stevenson Union Gallery.
In Scene Exhibition
Monday- Saturday 4/18-4/23, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Schneider Museum of Art
The Schneider Museum of Art presents In Scene, a group exhibition of eight artists who explore the state of the natural world in modern times through video, installation, site-specific outdoor installation, sculpture, and photograms. During Earth Week, Monday, April 18 through Saturday, April 23, the Museum will be open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Check out the SMA website for more information about their fantastic exhibit.