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PSU Earth Week: Full Schedule of Events
Monday, April 16, 2012 - 10:00am

All events are FREE

Monday, April 16

Opening Ceremony
10–10:30 a.m.
Smith Memorial Student Union Park Blocks, at the stage.

Music Performance: The Sale
12­–1 p.m.
South Park Blocks

Community Orchard Work Party
12–1 p.m.
SW 12th and Montgomery Street

Container Gardening Workshop
1–3 p.m.
Park Blocks, Between Smith Memorial Student Union and Neuberger Hall

Screening of documentary film “Blood and Oil”
3:30–5:30 p.m.
The Parson’s Gallery, Urban Center Building (URBN 212)

“Bold Native” Vegan Outreach Film & Discussion
6:30–8:30 p.m.
The Parson’s Gallery, Urban Center Building, second floor

Tuesday, April 17

Incense Making Workshop
11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
The Women’s Resource Center

Thinking upstream: Hidden toxics, human health, and the promise of green chemistry
A conversation with environmental author Elizabeth Grossman

1–2:30 p.m.
The Parson’s Gallery, Urban Center Building, second floor

Vertical Gardening Workshop
3–4:30 p.m.
Between Smith Memorial and Neuberger Hall

Environmental Costs of Apartheid
5–7 p.m.
Smith Memorial Student Union, room 329

Race and Sustainability
6:45–8:45 p.m.
Multicultural Center (SMSU 228)

Wednesday, April 18

Intercultural Sustainability Exhibit
3:30–5:30 p.m.
Multicultural Center (SMSU 228)

Dialogue about water issues
5–8 p.m.
PSU Native American Student and Community Center, 710 SW Jackson Street

Incense Making Workshop
11:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
The Women’s Resource Center

Thursday, April 19

Healing the Post-Colonial Self
2–3 p.m.
Women’s Resource Center

Students for Sensible Drug Policy Film
3:30–5:30 p.m.
Smith Memorial Student Union, room 329

Salvage Building Materials at The ReBuilding Center
6–8 p.m.
The ReBuilding Center, 3625 N. Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR. (503-331-1877)

Friday, April 20

Community Festival
10am–3 p.m.
South Park Blocks

Festival schedule of events:
10 a.m.–3 p.m
. Demonstrations of sustainable technology, non-profit organization booths, food and art vendors, and live music in the Park Blocks. Check out a full schedule of the day’s live music »

10:30 a.m. Take a free tour of Portland State’s green campus! From the Bike Hub to green roofs to exercise machines that produce electricity, this guided tour will touch on many of the sustainable innovations of PSU’s campus. Meet at the Institute for Sustainable Solutions festival table at 10:30 a.m.

1–2 p.m. It’s more than a fashion show, it’s a Trash-N-Show! As part of the Earth Week festivities in the park blocks, models will display the latest trends in eco-fashion, made from completely reused materials.

1:30–2:30 p.m. Bigfoot’s Been Doing it for Years: Interactive and educational workshop on Leave No Trace Outdoor Ethics. Smith, room 236.