Saint Peter’s University. Earth Celebration 2019: Give a Hoot about the Earth

Tuesday, April 23          

Kickoff Event:  Kate Lawrence, PP, AICP.

Director, Office of Sustainability, City of Jersey City

 “Sustainability in Jersey City”  1:00 pm – Pope Lecture Hall

 NJHEPS Student Solutions to Plastic Pollution

Monmouth University – Stafford Student Center  5-9 pm


Wednesday, April 24    

Academic Symposium & ICFNJ Student Sustainability Competition

12 Noon – 2:00 pm – Duncan Family Sky Room

Maha Moksha Orchestra from Yoga Life Society

12:30 -1:30pm – Pete’s Place in Dinneen Hall


Thursday, April 25

Clothes Swap; Nature’s Golden Hour Photo Contest – displayed on Monitors; Sustainable Snacking Fundraiser; Natural Jewelry Sale:

11am–2 pm – First Floor Living Room of Mac Mahon


Friday, April 26        

Arbor Day – Tree Planting and Blessing

Nature Plant Garden on North side of Gannon Hall

12 -1:00 pm – Rev. Andrew Downing, S.J., University Jesuit

Associate and Escarleth Quinonez, SAVE President


Saturday, April 27      

Earth Day 2019 – Liberty State Park. 

10 am – 4 pm


Monday, April 29          

Student Sustainability Competition Finalists -Presentations & Judging

12 Noon -1:00 pm – Pope Lecture Hall


Nature Photo Display – O’Toole Library First Floor

To open soon and continue through August 2019


Movie Night:  The Boy who Harnessed the Wind

5:00-7:00 pm – Pope Lecture Hall

Free water bottles


Wednesday, May 1        

ICFNJ Student Sustainability Competition Awards Ceremony

Location TBD


Saturday, May 4        

Jersey City’s First Annual BioBlitz

Gather at 8:30 am at Gannon Hall to leave by 9:00 am

ELP Update 04/17/19