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EcoFest 2016

UMBC EcoFest 2016: Annual Earth Day Events!

Calendar of Events:

Food Waste Dinner

Enjoy a homecooked meal that students glean, prepare & share- for free!

Wednesday, April 13

7:30 PM

Habor Cafe.

Herbert Run Greenway Tour

Enjoy and explore the beautiful streams and forests on campus

Tuesday, April 19 from

12PM – 1:15PM

Meeting at Joseph Beuys Sculpture Garden!

Green Fest

Food, music, crafts, and tables hosted by a variety of organizations!

Wednesday, April 20th

10 AM – 2 PM

The Quad

“Tapped” Film Showing

Inspiring documentary about bottled water followed by a discussion about

bottled water usage on campus and how to conveniently conserve!

Thursday, April 21st

7 PM – 9 PM

BIO 120

Fruit Tree Planting

Enjoy a free picnic lunch, plant fruit trees, and tour the garden and food forest!

Friday, April 22nd


The Garden, next to the UMBC Police Station

Stream Clean Up

Meet for a discussion on environmental issues, then join the Environmental Task Force for a stream clean up on campus.

Friday, April 22nd


Outside the Yum Shoppe, Ground floor of the Commons

Patapsco State Park Hike

Join the outdoor recreation club for a fun day in Patapsco!

Saturday, April 23rd

Meet outside the RAC

Just Food Dinner

Taste Real Food: enjoy a local, organic, humane, and fair trade meal!

Tuesday, April 26th

True Grits Dining Hall


Karina Keefe, Students for Environmental Awareness