Eco Week, 19-24 September 2016
Eco Week is a festival of events that celebrates and promotes what you can do for the environment, your community and your life. In 2016, Eco Week will be taking place 19-24 September.
Keep checking this page for updates, or contact the Sustainability Office at: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Monday 19: Ecoweek Launch
Treat yourself to free All Good fair trade banana ice creams and shots of fair trade coffee from Jail Breaker Coffee.
When: 12 noon to 1.30 pm
Tuesday 20: Food Waste Event - Speakers and Movie 'Just Eat It'
A food waste get-together with speakers and nibbles, followed by the film "Just Eat It" - an award winning documentary about food waste and food rescue. You'll never look at your fridge the same way again!
When: 6 to 8 pm
Where: C Block
Thursday 22: Tiny House Tour
Visit two real life tiny houses built by UC alumni! Seats limited to 20 only, booking essential email@example.com, or call 364 2025.
When:1.30 to 4 pm
Where: Meet at Science Road Car park
Friday 23: Edible Campus Tour
Did you know there are lemons, olives, walnuts, and figs growing all over campus and that its all free to eat? Explore edible plants and trees with Jane, UC's Community Gardener.
When:12 to 1 pm
Where: Meet Jane, UC's Community Gardener outside Café 1894
Friday 23: UC Sustainability Awards
The Sustainability Awards ceremony celebrates student and staff efforts to improve the world around us, and to make UC more sustainable.
Nominations are open 1 August - 31 August. Download the nomination here http://www.sustain.canterbury.ac.nz/awards.shtml
When: 5.30 to 6.30 pm
Where: Undercroft 101
Saturday 24: Inaugural Sustaina-ball
UC’s very first Sustaina-ball presented by UC Eco Clubs!
When: 7:30pm onwards
Where: Bentley's (UCSA Events Centre)
Theme: Garden Party!
Eco Week 2013
Watch a short video (2 min) for highlights of Eco Week 2013!