Events

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Sustainability Festival

Save the date…
Monday 1st – Friday 5th November 2021
at Edge Hill University

This is a huge event for the University and will involve students, staff and the local community. The Festival will be organised around five specific day themes, namely:

  • Move it Monday (transport) – 1st November
  • Together Tuesday (community) – 2nd November
  • World Wednesday (nature) – 3rd November
  • Thrifty Thursday (reduce, recycle, reuse) – 4th November
  • Footprint Friday (impact) – 5th November

Across these days we will be running a range of activities under six activity themes:

  1. Sustainability Community – showcasing sustainability in the community, involving our SustainNET Partners
  2. Sustainability Tours – taking place on and off campus, e.g. bike tours
  3. Sustainability Performances – music, drama, dance, film, fashion
  4. Sustainability Talks – presentations given by experts on various themes, including SustainNET webinars
  5. Sustainability Food, Drink and Shopping – various activities based on this theme
  6. Sustainability Competitions – running through the Festival week

There will be poetry performances, talks, a film, tours of the campus, food stalls, live music and much, much more, all centring around the above theme of sustainability.

Watch this space for more details which will follow shortly.