Center for Sustainability
Georgia Southern University

Fall 2018

Schedule of Sustainability Events
Student Sustainability Fees at Work!

Statesboro

August

10 Residence Hall Recycling Incentive Program Launch 8 am – 5 pm Operation Move-In
21 The Boro Browse 11 am – 1 pm Russell Union Commons
25 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
27 Afterschool Garden Program Begins (M-F through Nov. 16) 4 – 5 pm M-F 5 Statesboro elementary schools
28 First Meeting for Campus Community Garden 5:30 pm – 6:30pm Russell Union 2054

September

1 Football vs. South Carolina State: Tailgate Recycling 6 pm Contact CfS to volunteer
1 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
5 Sustainability Social 5:30 – 7:30 pm Russell Union 2052
8 Football vs. UMass: Tailgate Recycling 6 pm Contact CfS to volunteer
8 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
11 Farmers Market Festival 10 am – 2 pm Russell Union Rotunda
12 Campus Community Garden Workshop 6:20 – 8:30 pm CfS Greenhouse
15 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
18 Social Justice Initiative info session 5:30 – 6 pm Russell Union 2042
18 Environmental Community Cinema Wasted! The Story of Food Waste 7 pm Natural Sciences 1119 (Old Biology Bldg.)
19 Workshop: Apartment Planting 101 6:30 – 8:30 pm Russell Union 2042
21 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30 – 1:30 pm Biological Sciences 2258
22 Pick up your pallets for the Pallet Challenge at STEMfest 10 am – 4 pm In front of Nessmith-Lane Bldg.
22 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
25 Campus Community Garden Workshop  5:30 – 7:30 pm CfS Greenhouse
29 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
29 Football vs. Arkansas State: Tailgate Recycling TBA Contact CfS to volunteer

October

6 Football vs. South Alabama: Tailgate Recycling TBA Contact CfS to volunteer
6 GreenFest2018 – GreenFest is a free sustainability festival featuring the 4th Annual Pallet Challenge – Entries due at 10am, winners announced at noon (guidelines and registration on the CfS website) 9 am – 1 pm Bulloch County Courthouse Lawn (2 N. Main St., Statesboro, GA) Contact CfS to volunteer
6 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
7 Environmental Community Cinema – Landfill Harmonic Screening 3 pm Averitt Center for the Arts Emma Kelly Theater
10 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30 – 7:30 pm CfS Greenhouse
12 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
17 Social Justice Initiative info session 5:30 – 6 pm Russell Union 2052
20 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
24 Sustainability Seminar Series – Dr. David Orr, environmental leader & author 7 pm Performing Arts Center – Nessmith-Lane
25 Football vs. Appalachian State: Tailgate Recycling 7:30 pm Contact CfS to volunteer
23 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30 – 7 pm CfS Greenhouse
27 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive

November

3 Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
7 Environmental Community Cinema – Tomorrow 7 pm Natural Sciences 1119 (Old Biology Bldg.)
7 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:30 – 7:30 pm CfS Greenhouse
9 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30-1:30 pm Biological Sciences Building 2258
10 Football vs. Troy: Tailgate Recycling TBA Contact CfS to volunteer
10  Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive
11 Open House  TBA TBA
13 Campus Community Garden Harvest Celebration 5:30 – 7:30 pm TBA
17  Shuttle to Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market 10:30 am – 11:30 am Meet at RU Circle drive

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.

Armstrong

September

5 Farmers Market 10 am – 2 pm In front of the Student Union
26 Environmental Community Cinema Wasted! The Story of Food Waste 7 pm Science Center 1402

October

TBA Aquaponics Open House TBA FORAM SARC Greenhouse
6 GreenFest2018 – GreenFest is a free sustainability festival featuring the 4th Annual Pallet Challenge – Entries due at 10am, winners announced at noon (guidelines and registration on the CfS website) 9 am – 1 pm Bulloch County Courthouse Lawn (2 N. Main St., Statesboro, GA) Contact CfS to volunteer
17 Environmental Community Cinema – Landfill Harmonic 7 pm Science Center 1402
24 Sustainability Seminar Series – Dr. David Orr, environmental leader & author 7 pm Ogeechee Theater (simulcast from Statesboro Campus)

November

14 Environmental Community Cinema – Tomorrow 7 pm Science Center 1402

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: 8/17/2018

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