Western Kentucky University

Earth Day 2013


WKU Earth Day Festival 2013

April 26th, 11-3:30

WKU Centennial Mall

Music, activities, booths, giveaways, and much more!

To participate, contact Madonna May at the WKU Office of Sustainability.

View the 2013 Earth Day Festival Guest map here.

View the 2013 Earth Day Festival Participant map here.

 

On the stage:
Three People, Andrea Guess, Ashley Coulter, Susan Morris, Molly Kerby, Jack Montgomery, and other fab musicians!

 

Earth Day poster

 

free tshirt trade

 

 recycling graphic

 

 

Celebrate Earth Day with Glasgow Green Toppers!
Build Your Own Rain Barrel workshop

April 26 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the WKU Glasgow Regional Campus located at 500 Hilltopper Way in Glasgow
Contact/Instructor: Amy Nemon (Cell: (270) 774-1502 or amy.nemon@wku.edu)
 Cost $55 (includes materials and instruction to make 1 rain barrel. Participants will take a completed rain barrel home with them ready to paint or install).

Register before April 18 by contacting WKU Lifelong Learning at: (270) 745-1912

 

 

We are proud to announce that 100% of the electricity used to host the 2013 Earth Day Festival event will be matched with renewable energy generated here in the Tennessee valley, and provided by BGMU and TVA's Green Power Switch program.

Remember – you can buy renewable energy for your home through the Green Power Switch from BGMU!

net zero energy 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 



2013 Participants

WKU Office of Sustainability
Get a sneak peek at the new WKU Sustainability iBook!

Fruit of the Loom (Earth Day sponsor!)

Tennessee Valley Authority (Earth Day sponsor!)

WKU PowerSave Interns

WKU Women and Gender Studies
Tie dye your Earth Day t-shirt at the Women and Gender Studies tie-dye table

The Community Farmers Market
Fresh produce, crafts and much more!

Feel Good World
- grilled cheese for a cause

USGBC Students

Chaney's Dairy Barn
Free scoops for Campus Conservation Nationals Bluegrass Unplugged top conserving residence halls!

GreenToppers
Get your annual Earth Day t-shirt here.

WKU AID
Learn about Fair Trade University and Farm to Campus local food movement!

WKU Dining Services

WKU MBA Students

WKU Store
Free T-shirt Trade!
Learn more on Facebook.

Big Red Bikes

The Food Abides: WKU Food Pantry

The ALIVE Center

Downing University Center
Learn about the green features of the DUC renovation!

WKU Recycling and Surplus
Public e-scrap collection, printer toner recycling, textile recycling (bring your old t-shirts), and secured document shredding available!

WKU Parking and Transportation Services

Center for Environmental Education and Sustainability

WKU Outdoor Recreation and Activities Center (ORAC)

WKU Ecology Club

WKU Geology Club

Spring 2013 Oceanography class

Blessings Unleashed
- training companion dogs for kids with autism

WKU Environment, Health and Safety
Free snowcones!

WKU Grounds and Gardens
Potted herbs for you to take home.

Bowling Green Greenways Commission

Community Action - GoBG bus

SCA Americas

WKU International Justice Mission

Kentucky Division for Air Quality

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities

 

 

 

 

 Last Modified 7/19/13