Earth Week 2017April 19-22

Planet Earth and green grass.The Department of Environmental Studies is happy to announce Earth Week Events 2017.  Earth Day, April 22, 1970 marked the start of the modern environmental movement. Learn more about Earth Day.

Earth Week 2017 Schedule of Events

  • Wednesday April 19
    • Grow Local:  Connect with the earth and garden with us in the Biodynamic Garden and vineyard.
    • Munch on solar-baked cookies and listen to music from the sun!
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location:  Newark Center garden, south side of building

  • Thursday April 20
    • What Study Abroad in Costa Rica Taught Us About Sustainability: Presented by Maria Javier, Environmental Specialist for the City of Fremont and Former Ohlone Student
    • Time:  12:00 to 12:45 PM
    • Location:  Newark Center Room 2123

If you have questions about Ohlone's Earth Week events, please contact Jeff Watanabe at

In addition, the City of Fremont is putting on an event and the March for Science will be in San Francisco: