There will be a week’s worth of Earth Day events at UMBC, with the biggest being the Ecofest Earth Day Festival, celebrated on the Quad on April 23rd and hosted by Students for Environmental Awareness.
Earth Week Events:
Movie Night: The Lorax and TED talks:
Mon, April 21st, 7PM | Commons Sports Zone
Free popcorn, an animated movie based on Dr. Suess’s book, The Lorax and related TED talks!
DIY Recycled Crafts and Art Show:
Tues, April 22nd, 11AM-2PM | Commons Main Street
Bring your quarter cards. Create or decorate buttons, planters, mason jars, reusable bags and more.
Campus Landscape Tour:
Tues April 22nd, 3PM | Meet at Performing Arts & Humanities Building
Join Facilities Management, Professional Staff Senate, and UMBC’s Sustainability Coordinator for a tour of green features on campus, from new green buildings to landscape features.
Earth Day ‘Ecofest’ Festival:
Wednes, April 23, 10AM-2PM | The Quad
A Festival with music, games, speakers, performances, food, crafts, giveaways, and many represented organizations.
Tree Planting Service Activity:
Wed April 23rd, 3PM | Walker Avenue Garage
Join Facilities Management, Professional Staff Senate, UMBC’s Sustainability Coordinator and Parks and People Foundation for this service activity.
CERA Nature Walk:
Thurs April 24th, 6PM | Meet at Commons Loop
Join SEA for a tour of the large protected forest and trail on campus, CERA, the Conservation and Environmental Research Area.