Event Time and Date
Earth Day Celebration
As part of Earth Day 2017, KU Medical Center is celebrating Mother Earth and the great outdoors from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, April 24, in the Murphy Courtyard. University faculty, staff and students as well as hospital employees are invited to stop by and enjoy informational and retail vendors. Participants can also sign up for raffle prizes, and a ceremonial tree planting will take place at 1 p.m.
- LL Bean: water, fishing, hatchery preservation
- Northface: hiking and trails
- Midwest Cyclery: cycling and local bike routes
- Run 816: running
- Moosejaw: camping and parks
- Kansas Forestry: health benefits of natural resources
- Tree Alliance: parks and areas around KC
- KUMC Landscaping: tree handout and how to plant
- KUMC Recycling: green initiative and recycling tips
Contact Nick Hayden, Office of Student Life, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 913-588-3095 with questions.