Earth Month 2022

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... 

Fair Trade Friday with Sustainability
Friday, April 1  |  9-12pm | Mission & Ministry Center

Free Store Pop Up Shop
Friday, April 1  | 12pm  | De La Salle Lawn  

Paint the “SMC” Green & Teal for Earth Month and Sexual Assault Prevention Month
Saturday, April 2  | 10am |  Meet at De La Salle Lawn

SMC Athletes, Free Store & Intercultural Center Pop-Up Shop & Running Shoe Donation Drive
Wednesday, April 6  |  12-2pm  |  De La Salle Lawn

Locking Arms for a More Sustainable Future 
Wednesday, April 20  |  5:30 - 7pm  | SF Commonwealth Club 

Tour of Mount Diablo Resource Recovery 
Thursday, April 21  |  3pm | Concord, CA 

Living Conservation and Sustainability: A Conversation with Ernesto Christian Enkerlin Hoeflich 
Thursday, April 21 | 5pm | Hagerty Lounge
Join us for Ernesto Christian Enkerlin Hoeflich, a prominent Mexican conservationist, environmentalist and researcher, specialized in parrots' ecology, environmental policy, sustainability and biodiversity stewardship. Ernesto is currently the Director of Conservation and Sustainability at Parque Fundidora, Mexico.

Weigh the [food] Waste
Friday, April 22  |  Lunchtime  |  Oliver Dining Hall 

River of Words Festival & La Salle Fest
Saturday, April 23 | 12:30-3:30pm  |  De La Salle Quad
Sustainability will be hosting face painting, seed planting and an interactive written word display

Free Store Denim Table @ Denim Day (a CARE Center event - Sexual Assault Prevention Month) 
Wednesday, April 27 | 11am | Dante Quad
Sustainability / The Free Store will be hosting a table of denim clothing to support the event 

Mending and Feminist Pockets: Crafting as Activism
Thursday, April 28 | 10:30am |  Center for Women & Gender Equity
A collaboration between Professor Suzanne Schmidt, CWGE, the CARE Center & Sustainability 

Free Store Pop Up Shop
Friday, April 29  | 12pm  | De La Salle Lawn