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Earth Week!!

Earth week is coming up! From April 16th to the 22nd, there are a bunch of great events planned for Macalester students to celebrate Earth Week!

TUESDAY- Environmental Justice Workshop

Details TBA, keep your eyes peeled!
Explore the intersections of social justice & the environment 

TUESDAY- Ask a Dietician

11:30-12:15 on Bateman Plaza; 12:15-1:00 in Cafe Mac
Drop-in nutritional info session

WEDNESDAY- Together Toward a More Sustainable Future

4:45-6:00 in Harmon Room. (snacks provided)
Lecture & Q&A on a just farm bill

THURSDAY- Community Waste Sort

11:30-12:30 on Old Main Lawn
What goes where? Learn to better sort your waste | organized by Facilities Services

FRIDAY- Pot Planting Party

4:45-6:00 on Old Main Lawn
Paint a pot and pot a plant to take home with you | organized by MacCARES & MCSG

FRIDAY- Second Annual MacCares Zine Release

All day, all over campus!
Find your copy!

SATURDAY- Volunteer at Urban Roots

8:30-1:00 at Urban Roots + lunch! (transportation provided & time included)
Details & RSVP at

SATURDAY- Seed: The Untold Story Screening and Picnic

4:00-6:30 in Olin Rice (dinner following film)
Film & social hour open to the community

SUNDAY- Beekeeping and Info Session at Ordway

11:00-1:30 at Mac's Ordway Field Station (transportation provided & time included) Details & RSVP at 


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