Earth Month 2024

Earth Month 2024

Each year in April, the Office of Sustainability and the Sustainability Committee in collaboration with departments and groups across campus, encourage action and engagement through events, initiatives and projects that focus on the urgent need for sustainable solutions.

Please join us for any and all of our Earth Month events, below... 

Cummins Institute Montini Lecture on Integral Ecology
Thursday, April 11  |  7:30pm | Claeys Lounge, Soda Center | More info

Fair Trade Friday with Sustainability
Friday, April 12  |  10-12pm | Mission & Ministry Center | More info

BYOMug to Cafe Louis 
10% on your drink throughout April when you bring your own mug.  Sustainable Saint Mary's Mug giveaways on Monday morning, April 15 |  Cafe Louis

Art in the Garden with Student Disability Services & Veteran’s Services
Wednesday, April 17  |  1:30-2:30pm  |  Legacy Garden

Free Store Denim Table @ Denim Day (a CARE Center event - Sexual Assault Prevention Month) 
Wednesday, April 17 | 9am | Dante Quad
Sustainability / The Free Store will be hosting a table of denim clothing to support the event 

Beeswax candle-making workshop with pressed flowers and beeswax from our very own Legacy Garden
Friday, April 19  |  1 - 2pm  | Legacy Garden

Farm Stand Grand Opening x Crafternoon (collaboration with Library)
Monday, April 22  |  3pm  |  Legacy Garden
Swing by and grab some SMC-grown produce and join us for some crafts natural tie-dye and/or paint your own succulent pot 

Movie Screening the Lorax - Sponsored by RHA
Monday, April 22 | 9pm | Dryden Hall

Hike in the SMC Hills
Wednesday, April 24 | 2pm | Meet at the Legacy Garden

Free Store Pop Up Shop
Friday, April 26  | 12pm  | De La Salle Lawn

Farm Field Trip - Charlie's Acres Farm Animal Sanctuary (sponsored by CAPS) 
Saturday, April 27 | 11am (leave SMC at 10am) 

Tour of Mount Diablo Resource Recovery 
Wednesday, May 1  |  10am | Pittsburg, CA 

Bike to Work/School Day 
Thursday, May 16  |  8:30am | Free giveaways in front of campus

For an archive of past Earth Month activities click below:


Floral Candle Making workshop
Earth Month Hike
SDS Garden event