cornucopiaWelcome to Earth Week 2017

Earth Week at Cascadia College and UW Bothell

Celebrating our planet and a better relationship with it

 Saturday - April 15

12:00 - 1:00pm
North Creek Forest 

Restoration Project 
Help restore North Creek Forest. No prior experience required!
Tools, gloves, snacks, and hot refreshments to participants provided. To register, visit

 Monday - April 17

11:00am - 1:00pm
6:00pm - 8:00pm
ARC Top Floor
Movie Mondays! Food Inc. 
Come watch Food Inc, an exposing film regarding the true story behind the food industry and its affect on the average consumer, all with the permission of the USDA and FDA.

1:00 - 3:00pm
Meeting spot: to be determined

Uplands Tree Planting 
Help plant trees on campus with the grounds team!
Sign up here to join

5:45 - 6:45pm
DISC 252
UWB Discovery Hall 

Valve Turner Speaking Tour: Civil Disobedience for Direct Climate Action 
Please join us for a discussion with the Valve Turners, five climate activists arrested for turning off pipelines bringing tar sands oil into the U.S.

Film screening to follow (7:00-9:00pm location TBD).

 Tuesday - April 18

8:45 - 10:45am
Promenade Lawn

Garbage Sort
Find out how much waste on campus we could divert from the landfill if sorted properly!

 Wednesday - April 19


9:00 - 11:30am
Food Forest 

Planting with the Grounds Team
Get involved by helping the grounds team plant veggie starts!
12:00 - 2:00pm
Sportsfield, backup;
UW1 overhang

Reduce, Reuse, Recreate
Create your own cleaning products from recycle materials with Rec & Wellness. There will also be a clothing swap for students to recycle their gently used clothes.

 Thursday - April 20

12:00 - 3:00pm
Sports Field

Sustainability Community Celebration
Join the Outdoor Wellness Leaders in celebrating Earth Day with a Sustainability Concert as well as art projects, lawn games, the making of seed bombs and eggshell seed starters, as well as a picnic featuring locally-produced food from 21 Acres.

 Friday - April 21

12:00 - 2:00pm
ARC and Campus Garden

Help us create a garden of the future by participating in the Garden Hackathon Series.
*Snacks and refreshments provided.

12:00 - 2:00pm
Campus Garden               Next to North Garage 
and Sports Field &

Garden Party
Join us in the UW Bothell Campus Garden for a potluck and work party.
5:00 - 8:00pm
Bothell City Hall                                            
Sustainability Networking and Job Fair Hosted by the City of Bothell
Job fair with local, sustainability careers in our community. This event will also feature a resume workshop and career clothing swap.

 Week Long Events

Eco-Art Display Stop by and see our Eco-Art display on the campus Promenade.    
EcoChallenge Challenge yourself to reduce your ecological footprint by adopting simple habits that make a difference. Sign-up form coming soon.

Film Festival A 3 week long evening film series showing environmental films on the UW Bothell campus. From April 10th-April 28th, Professor Martha Groom's Environmental Film class will be screening movies and discussions on their topics on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:30 PM. Film selections to be announced.

For more information or questions, please contact Jodie Galvan or 425.352.8215