Join us for the 2016 Sustainability Festivals!
Charles River Campus at Marsh Plaza on Thursday, September 15, 2016
Medical Campus at Talbot Green on Thursday, September 22, 2016
Charles River Campus Festival:
Connect with leaders of the BU Environmental Leadership Network—24 clubs, from BU Vegetarian Society to BU Outing Club. Swap your light bulbs for an LED or get a travel coffee mug for free. Join the Challenge to reduce your environmental footprint; buzz your actions and you could win a your choice of a FitBit or solar charger!
Bike & Pedestrian Safety: Register your bike or get a free “Ride Ready” safety check by local bike mechanics. Lots of free swag including helmets, lights, and other biking gear. And enter for your chance to win a bike and other great prizes.
Medical Campus Festival:
Join the Challenge to reduce your environmental footprint; buzz your actions and you could win a your choice of a FitBit or solar charger! Swap your light bulbs for an LED or get a travel coffee mug for free. Learn about biking in Boston and get involved in student and staff community organizations!
Some invited clubs and vendors include:
- A Better City TMA
- Bike Newton
- Boston Vegetarian Society
- BU Bike Safety
- BU Energy Club
- BU Engineers Without Borders
- BU Environmental Student Organization
- BU Institute for Sustainable Energy
- BU Marine Science Association
- BUMC Climate Action
- BU Parking & Transportation Services
- BU Wellness & Prevention Services
- Landry’s Bicycles
- Park & Pedal
- Raising Canes
- Save That Stuff
BU Farmers’ Market
September 8th-October 27th
GSU Plaza- 775 Commonwealth Ave
Come out and support local, sustainable agriculture and producers:
The farmers’ market offers all kinds of local, wholesome staples and treats to fill your fridge- and your sweet tooth! This year we have a great group of local farmers and producers.
Ward’s Berry Farm– Sharon, MA- Fruits and vegetables; also offering a farmshare box weekly
Marshall’s Farm– Gloucester, MA- Fruits and vegetables
Q’s Nuts– Somerville, MA- Roasted nuts
Bellicchi’s Best– Rhode Island- biscotti
Steem Peanut Butter– Caffeinated peanut butter
Farmhouse Burger Co– Veggie burgers
Kitchen Millie– Homemade cookies
XOI– Boston, MA- Craft beverages
Urban Kitchen Handmade– Boston, MA- Personal care products
Chica de Gallo– Boston, MA- Artisan salsa & guacamole