Sustainability Festival

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Join us on Thursday, September 18, 2014!

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.

LED Light Bulb Exchange:

Get a new standard LED light bulb when you bring less-efficient incandescent or CFL to swap with us.


Connect with leaders of the BU Environmental Coalition—17 clubs, from BU Vegetarian Society to BU Outing Club. Discover how to get a free home energy audit. Join the Challenge to reduce your environmental footprint.
Some invited clubs and vendors include:

BU Farmers’ Market

September 4th-October 30th
Thursdays, 11-3pm
GSU Plaza- 775 Commonwealth Ave
(at Marsh Plaza with the Festival on Thursday September 18th only)

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, local musicians and organizations.

Ward’s Berry Farm- Sharon, MA- Fruits and vegetables; also offering a farmshare box each week.

Marshall’s Farm- Gloucester, MA- fruits and vegetables

Danish Pastry House- Watertown, MA- pastries, breads, cookies, brownies

Q’s Nuts- Somerville, MA- roasted nuts