Center for Sustainability
Georgia Southern University

Fall 2017

Schedule of Sustainability Events
Student Sustainability Fees at Work!

August

11 Residence Hall Recycling Incentive Program Launch 8am – 5pm Operation Move In
22 The Boro Browse 11am – 1pm Russell Union Commons
28 Afterschool Garden Program Begins (M-F through Nov. 17) 4-5pm daily 5 Statesboro elementary schools
29 First Meeting for Campus Community Garden 5:30-6:30pm Russell Union 2054

September

6 Workshop: Apartment Planting 101 6:30-8:30pm Russell Union 2042
9 Football vs. New Hampshire: Tailgate Recycling 6pm Contact CfS to volunteer
13 Bee-Well Workshop (Wellness, CfS and B&G Honey) 10am – 1pm Williams Center Plaza
13 Campus Community Garden Workshop 6:30-8:30pm CfS Greenhouse
14 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest (CfS and Wellness) (Market will kick off 9/21)
4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
15 Georgia Campus Sustainability Network Annual Meeting 8am – 5pm Nessmith Lane Conference Center – Contact CfS to register
19 Environmental Community Cinema – Life Off Grid (CfS & Zach Henderson Library) 7pm 1119 Natural Sciences (Old Biology)
21 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
22 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30-1:30pm 2258 Biological Sciences Bldg
26 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30-7:30pm CfS Greenhouse
28 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
TBA Pick up your pallets for the Pallet Challenge TBA TBA

October

4 Football vs. Arkansas State: Tailgate Recycling TBA Contact CfS to volunteer
5 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
7 GreenFest 2017 – GreenFest is a free sustainability festival featuring the 3rd Annual Pallet Challenge – Entries due at 10am, winners announced at noon (guidelines and registration on CfS website) 9am – 1pm Bulloch County Courthouse Lawn (2 N. Main St., Statesboro) Contact CfS to volunteer
10 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30-7:30pm CfS Greenhouse
12 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Commons
14 Football vs. New Mexico State: Tailgate Recycling 6pm Contact CfS to volunteer
16 Sustainability Seminar Series: Dr. Vandana Shiva, Dr. Vandana Shiva, author, global food security, sustainable agriculture expert (with FYE, International Programs and Services, Multicultural Student Center, and Women’s and Gender Studies) 7:00pm PAC, Nessmith Lane
19 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
24 Sustainability Social 6:30-8:30pm Russell Union 2041
26 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30-7pm CfS Greenhouse
26 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
27  Football vs. Appalachian State: Tailgate Recycling 7:30pm Game Contact CfS to volunteer

November

2 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
4 Football vs. Georgia State: Tailgate Recycling 3pm Contact CfS to volunteer
7 Environmental Community Cinema – Reuse: Because You Can’t Recycle the Planet
7pm Natural Sciences
9 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30-7:30pm CfS Greenhouse
9 Campus Farmers Market Food Fest 4-6:30pm Russell Union Rotunda
10 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30-1:30pm 2258 Biological Sciences Bldg.
11 Open House 8am – 1pm Russell Union
16 Campus Community Garden Harvest Celebration 5:30-7:30pm TBA
18 Football vs. South Alabama: Tailgate Recycling 3pm Contact CfS to volunteer

You can download the latest Center for Sustainability calendar here.

In addition to these events, CfS will also provide weekly volunteer opportunities throughout the semester.

Last updated: 8/9/2017

CENTER FOR SUSTAINABILITY (CfS) • P.O. Box 8042-1 • Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5895