Sustainability Day 2017

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In celebration of Campus Sustainability Month, please join us for Campus Sustainability activities at West Campus on Wednesday, October 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and at Central Campus on Wednesday, October 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The exhibits, vendors, and activities will provide information about green practices and products that participants can learn about and use, in addition to information about the sustainable practices implemented by the College as part of its pledge to the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment signed in 2007.

Highlights

  • See and learn about the latest green products and practices
  • Free green samples and giveaways
  • Network with students with similar interests

Join MCCC’s Campus Sustainability Month conversation by sharing ways you are green using the #mc3green hashtag on social media.

 


 

West Campus:  Wednesday, October 18, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

South Hall Lobby and Community Room

Vendor & Activity List

  1. Penn State Master Watershed Steward Program- Provide training in watershed management and protection of watershed, streams, and rivers to make citizens into strongly educated volunteers.
  2. Tesla- Combine solar panels and a Powerwall battery to sustainably power your home.
  3. Siemens- Building Technologies
  4. Sustainability Games
  5. Subaru-  proudly works with charities and organizations that share our values. Learn about who they are and what they're doing
  6. Compass- Indoor Organic Market
  7. Barnes & Noble- Bookstore
  8. Medical Assisting Coat Drive
  9. Wind Turbines
  10. Segway & Solar Emergency Towers Display
  11. Veterans Recycling Project
  12. Back to Earth Compost- We make it easy & affordable to compost your food scraps/organic waste material by providing weekly home or office pick-up
  13. Penn State Master Gardeners- Comprehensive overview of gardening topics & Invasive "Spotted Lanternfly" Treatment Plan
  14. Pledges to be more Sustainable in everyday life
  15. Take a book, leave a book- In the open space of the 2nd floor in North Hall. You are welcome to drop off or take books to read. It’s a great way of recycling books- clean out your closets of old books and read new ones at no cost!
  16. Learn homemade recipes for common household products

 


 

Central Campus: Wednesday, October 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Walkway between PH & CH

  1. Always be Recycling- Will be accepting Laptops, tablets, IPODS, and cell phones
  2. Morris Arboretum- Plants
  3. Penn State Master Gardeners -Comprehensive overview of gardening topics & Invasive "Spotted Lanternfly" Treatment Plan
  4. Penn State Master Watershed Steward Program- Provide training in watershed management and protection of watershed, streams, and rivers to make citizens into strongly educated volunteers.
  5. David Brothers Landscaping Services and Native Plant Nursery- Native plant information/Activities
  6. Office Depot- Green Office Supplies & Giveaways
  7. Bergey’s- Chevy Volt on display
  8. Tesla- Combine solar panels and a Powerwall battery to sustainably power your home.
  9. Siemens- Building Technologies
  10. “Unplugged” acoustic music
  11. Subaru-  proudly works with charities and organizations that share our values. Learn about who they are and what they're doing
  12. Sustainability Games
  13. Custodial Department- Earth-friendly cleaning products used by the college
  14. Compass- Indoor Organic Market
  15. "Get out and Hike" with websites, resource guides, and trail local information.
  16. Ceramics Club- Pottery Sale and Demonstration
  17. Back to Earth Compost- We make it easy & affordable to compost your food scraps/organic waste material by providing weekly home or office pick-up.
  18. YMCA Ambler- Promoting new Fitness Center in the Health Sciences Building
  19. Rhoads Garden- Impressive array of hardy native plants, as well as unusual, hard-to-find specimens, and everything in between.
  20. Barnes & Noble- Digital Book Information & Sustainable Product Display
  21. Moyer Turnings- Bringing life to fallen trees
  22. Transnet- Come check out the campus shuttle
  23. Philly Food Works- Delivers local, farm fresh product, organic meats and fish to your door
  24. Manna On Main - Providing food, fulfilling social service and education needs, and conducting community outreach
  25. Barre3 - Heart-pumping full body workout for a strong, lean and balanced body
  26. Fort Washington State Park - Consists of 493 acres in eastern Montgomery County
  27. Montgomery County Conservation District - Watershed management. Conserving natural resources for our future. 

 

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