LLCC celebrates Earth Week April 21-25

Categories: News | Author: Rose Hellman | Posted: 4/17/2014 | Views: 414


Lincoln Land Community College celebrates Earth Week with activities including a lights-out challenge, athletic shoe and small electronics recycling drives, Earth Day dinner, Green Celebration, bird banding tour and solar snacks. The LLCC Green Center invites the public to participate.


Tuesday, April 22

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Solar snacks outside A. Lincoln Commons

10 a.m. Bird banding tour with Biology Professor Tony Rothering begins in front of A. Lincoln Commons 

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Environmental Club presentation "Everyday Living: The Green Way,” A. Lincoln Commons

5:30 p.m. Earth Day Dinner in Bistro Verde, $59, reservations required at 786.2432

8:30-9:30 p.m. LLCC “Lights Out” Challenge Turn off the lights, the computer, the television or whatever is plugged in between 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.


Wednesday, April 23

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Solar snacks outside A. Lincoln Commons

4-4:45 p.m. Green Celebration featuring unveiling of LEED plaque by LLCC Trustees at 4:30, solar snacks and displays, in the Workforce Careers Center foyer

All week

Repurposed art display, small electronics and athletic shoe recycling drive, Green Your City pledge, A. Lincoln Commons

Bird banding station open sunrise-11 a.m.

Green Cities cardboard display by the LLCC Library

Plastic bag recycling and Green Your City pledge, LLCC-Taylorville

Teracycle program and Green Your City pledge, LLCC-Litchfield