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Go Green on the Green 2012

Go
Green with Me...?
 
Join Eco-Reps for a slightly belated Earth Day celebration at our annual Go Green on the Green festival! 

April 28th, 2012; Noon.  
Free and Open to the Public
Clark University Green

Music: 
The Alchemystics
Melodeego
The Great Whiskey Rebellion
The Dirty Jugs
(see event schedule below for times)

Over 30 participating Organizations!!! (see full list below)

Co-Sponsored by the Clark Sustainability Collaborative (CSC) and Herban Gardeners
Special thanks to Sustainable Clark and Clark Undergraduate Student Council (CUSC)

We're going carbon neutral this year!  Mass Energy is ensuring that all electricity at Go Green on the Green 2012 will be produced using clean energy sources.  Learn more at MassEnergy.org

We've got Eco-Reps T-shirts for sale at Go Green on the Green! A $5 donation gets you a 100% organic cotton t-shirt made with soy-based ink.  It gets even better, the donation will go towards The Nature Conservancy's Plant a Billion Trees initiative.  Your $5 donation will plant 5 trees in Brazil's Atlantic Forest.  Learn more at www.plantabillion.org

Want band merchandise? Buy it at the Eco-Reps table on the Green.  20% of proceeds go to the Nature Conservancy's Plant a Billion Trees initiative (see above).

Go Green with me? If yes, RSVP on Facebook by clicking here! 

Schedule of Events:
12:00pm Festival opens with food, shopping, games, displays. and more!  
  • Summer shopping courtesy of the Clark Community Thrift Store opens in Red Square.
  • Slack-line on the green opens with sign-making for trails for the Greater Worcester Land Trust (GWLT), presented by the Outing                 Club.
  • Make your own Solar-cooked pizza!
  • Food Truth presents: Seeds for your own personal herb plantings
  • emPower Haiti presents: Bike Powered smoothies fundraiser 
12:45pm Take part in the rhythms of a drum circle on the Patio outside the University Center (UC) 
12:50pm How slow can you go? Cycles of Change presents the SLOW bike race
1:00pm Eco-Reps presents, Clark's newest band: The Dirty Jugs
1:20 pm Clark Community thrift store RELAY RACE! (see the Thrift Store table in Red Square for details)
1:40pm Melodeego, with a bike to power part of the set! Help fuel the set, we'll be selecting volunteers starting at 1:40 to bike for power for Melodeego! (for music visit melodeego.com)
2:30pm Yoga Class on the Green! (green area outside of the UC)
2:40pm Clark Community Thrift Store FASHION SHOW (in front of the stage)

Schedule of Events subject to change.  Events may be added or removed without notice.  This schedule represents the most up-to-date schedule.  An official schedule will be in Red Square during Go Green on the Green.

Participating Clubs and Organizations:
Sustainable Clark
Clark Sustainability Collaborative (CSC)
Clark Community Thrift Store
Food Truth
Cycles of Change
Recycling Crew
Green Roof Team
Clark Co-Op (Local Root)
Clark Herban Gardeners (formerly Clark Urban Gardeners)
Recycling Drum Circle
Clark Dining Services (Sodexo)
Regional Environmental Council (REC)
MassRides / NuRides
GreenerU
Worcester Roots Project
Clark Outing Club
Greater Worcester Land Trust (GWLT)
Massachusetts Sierra Club
Appalachian Mountain Club (Worcester Chapter)
EL Harvey
Worcester Energy Barn Raisers
Second Generation Solar
Freight Farms
Institute for Energy & Sustainability
Elkay Water
Blackstone River Coalition
National Grid
Worcester Open Road & Music Festival
Nuestro Huerto
Time Trade
Worcester Fair Share Alliance
Mass Energy
Clark Bookstore
International Development, Community, and Environment (IDCE) Student Association
Environmental Science & Policy Program
Worcester Energy Program (City of Worcester)
emPower Haiti
The Trees of Clark: Conservation & Effective Practice
Project Playground
Clark Yoga
Waste Management

This list is in no particular order; It is subject to change without notice.


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