The Green Center at Lincoln Land Community College will sponsor a number of activities on campus April 18-22 in celebration of Earth Week. The public is invited to the following events at no charge.
(All activities will take place outside A. Lincoln Commons unless noted.)
Wednesday, April 20, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Cardboard recycling and clothing drive/swap – individuals are invited to bring in used cardboard for recycling, along with clothing to swap for some “new” clothing.
Vendor Fair – Displays by UIS Department of Environmental Studies, Jubilee Farm, Fair Trade store, Food Fantasies, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Habitat for Humanity Restore, Red Gate Farm, Entertainment by poet/rapper Tebe Zalango, test drives of the Nissan LEAF electric car, tomato plant sales by the LLCC Environmental Club.
Guest speaker – noon-1 p.m., R.H. Stephens Room, Menard Hall
Vern LaGesse, executive director, Friends of the Sangamon Valley on “The Science of Restoration”
Thursday, April 21, 9-11 a.m.
Native prairie planting: meet in front of A. Lincoln Commons and help plant the campus prairie.
More information is available at www.llcc.edu/green-center.