Sustainable September Events 9/19-9/25

Meredith College is putting a special focus on thinking green during the month of September. The following events are scheduled for September 19-25, 2011.

Presentation: Campus energy audit overview, by Energy Fellow Betsy Matthews. September 19, 1-1:50 p.m. in SMB 157. Join Energy Fellow Betsy Matthews to find out about energy on our campus: Where does it come from? How much do we use? How much does it cost? What effect is it having on the environment? Interactively learn how to measure your own electronic consumption.

Film Showing: "Fresh" http://www.freshthemovie.com, September 21 at 7:30 p.m., Courtyard outside of Belk (Rain location is BDH West)

Film Showing: "What would Jesus buy?" http://wwjbmovie.com, September25, at 7 p.m., Jones Chapel

Each week in September:

Wellness Wednesdays at Belk Dining Hall. Every Wednesday at lunch explore low-calorie foods and alternative proteins.

Wednesday Wellness Walk. Explore the greenway trail towards the art museum on Wednesday mornings in September; join Sherri Henderson, Director of the Health Center, for an early morning 3 mile walk. Meet in the parking lot behind Weatherspoon at 6:45 a.m. Rain plan: Meet at Weatherspoon Gym at 7 a.m. for cycling & elliptical workouts.

Library Foyer Display Case featuring library resources on being green, including books and films about sustainability.

For more information, visit http://www.meredith.edu/sustainability/sustainableseptember.htm.

Date Submitted: 2011-09-19

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