Sustainability Festival

2016 Sustainability Festival - CRC 9/15 - BUMC 9/22

Join us for the 2017 Sustainability Festivals!

Charles River Campus at Marsh Plaza on Thursday, September 14, 2017

Medical Campus at Talbot Green date TBD

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:

 

BU Farmers’ Market

September 8th-October 27th
Thursdays, 11-3pm
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