Schedule of Earth Week 2014 Events

Sunday, April 13th 2:00 p.m.  University of Scranton Street Sweep.  Participants will plant flowers downtown, clean up the Hill Section, Nay Aug Park, and the Greenhouse at Nay Aug. Gathering location is the parking lot at Madison Avenue and Mulberry Street.

Monday, April 14th – April 24th (closes promptly at 3:30 p.m.) Library Hours.  Earth Week Celebration Library Art Show.  Faculty, staff, students, and the local community are invited to submit art work for this event.  Heritage Room, Weinberg Memorial Library. To submit your work please log on to: http://blogs.scranton.edu/library/2014/02/17/environmental-art-show-call-for-art/.

Tuesday, April 22nd 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Earth Day Fair.  DeNaples Center Patio, Dionne Green, and Royal Way.   Participation Forms: Student FormBusiness Form.

Tuesday, April 22nd and April 23rd 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Pay It Forward a Sustainable Scranton, USPB The DeNaples Center second floor

Tuesday, April 22nd  7:30 p.m.  Spring Sustainability Symposium.  “Water Our Most Precious Resource” lecture and panel discussion. The DeNaples Center 4th floor, The Fr. McIlhenny Ballroom

Wednesday, April 23rd  5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Earth Week Celebration Library Art Show Reception.  Heritage Room, Weinberg Memorial Library

Thursday, April 24th 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  An Evening of Environmental Science.  PA American Water Company and the University of Scranton partner to display artwork and essays collected from hundreds of local students.  Interactive science exhibit & demonstrations, building tours, student art displays, Astronomy deck tours, and present essay awards.  Loyola Science Center floor 1 & 2 displays, guided tours entire building.Participation. DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 11, 2014. Forms: Essay Contest and  Art Contest.

Friday, April 25th 3:15 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Faculty Research Seminar Series, Earth Week Celebration Presenters: Nicholas Truncale, Linda Ledford-Miller, Jessica Nolan, Abhijit Roy.  Informational Flyer.

Saturday, April 26th & Sunday April 27th  Weinberg Memorial Library Annual Used Book Sale  Heritage Room, Weinberg Memorial Library

Saturday, Apirl 26th 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Campus Electronic Recycling and Document Shredding Event Circle at Monroe Ave and Linden St., Cintas Shredding and Vintage Tech Recyclers.  Accepted items for E-cycling

Saturday, April 26th 10:00 a.m. Registration.  Environmental Awareness 5 K Fun Run / Walk.  Enjoy the beautiful natural environment of the Lackawanna River and the LVHT Trail 11:00 a.m. Race Begins. Lackawanna Valley Heritage Trail, West Olive Street.. Registration form.