EARTH MONTH at SOU
Events and Activities
April is a busy month at The Farm at SOU! Check out the below offerings and opportunities for ways to get involved and support SOU’s local food system! Currently these:
Sign up now! The Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program is a mutually beneficial way for community members to support our local farm by investing in a share of crops at a reduced price; members receive a weekly bag of in-season, pesticide-free produce throughout the growing season.
Join the Farm at SOU at 155 Walker St from 1:30 – 4:30 pm every Friday to volunteer and learn more about sustainable agriculture.
We are currently looking for art submissions to be displayed at The Farm at SOU, if you have an idea for a visual art piece that you could create, please submit it for consideration.
Submit Your Art for consideration!
Save the date! The Farm will be offering the SOU community a farmstand stocked with high quality, pesticide-free fruits, and vegetables every Thursday from 1 – 5 pm, located at the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Wightman Street from May 27 until October 7.
Monday, 4/19 12 – 1 pm.
Help us launch Earth Week and generate excitement for nature! We’ll be learning about the history of Earth Day, talking about our experiences with the environment, and posting on social media to increase visibility.
Tuesday, 4/20 1 – 2 pm.
Write letters to the editor about climate change and 100% clean energy in Oregon and submit them to our local papers to be published! There will be a quick training on how to write an effective letter, then we’ll spend time writing our own.
Wednesday, 4/21 4 – 5 pm.
Hear from local environmental activists and community leaders working on sustainability projects in Ashland and SOU about their work and how you can get involved.
Thursday, 4/22 2 – 4 pm.
Join climate leaders from across the state of Oregon in mobilizing to tackle climate change. Hear what different groups are doing and participate in discussions about how we can help.
Friday, 4/23 5 – 7 pm.
Before the Flood features Leonardo DiCaprio uncovering the reality of climate change, meeting with political leaders fighting against inaction and discovering a calculated disinformation campaign by powerful special interests working to confuse the public about the urgency of the growing climate crisis. We will be watching this film together and discussing it afterward!