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Earth Week events planned on campus

A series of Earth Week events are being planned for next week, coordinated by the LUCC Sustainability Committee. April 22 is Earth Day. Among the highlights:

Tuesday, April 19:

  • Native seed planting, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
  • Screening of the film, Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock, 8 to 11 p.m., Warch Cinema

Wednesday, April 20:

  • Greenfire stargazing with physics professor Megan Pickett, 9 to 10 p.m., Kohler Hall roof.

Thursday, April 21:

  • Chalk art, 3 to 5 p.m., Memorial Hall

Friday, April 22:

  • Presidential signing of a climate commitment, outside Main Hall, 4 p.m.
  • Painting the Brokaw retaining wall, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., under Drew Street walking bridge

Saturday, April 23:

  • Annual Campus Clean-Up, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Bird walk with Kai Freuh, 1 to 2:30 p.m., outside Warch
  • Sustain-A-Ball, 9:30 to 11:30 p.m., Somerset

Sunday, April 24:

  • ORC Paddling the Fox River, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Greenfire Earthfest, 2 to 5 p.m., Main Hall Green