Go Green Week 2013

GGW_logo_small_web.imdex12440The Go Green Week 2013 will take place 11th – 15th February around the University of Lincoln.

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We are collaborating with National Student Volunteering Week and National Student Money Week to bring you a series of events that will help you to think about the environment and how you can save money.  There will also be plenty of opportunities to try something new through volunteering!

**The screening of the Growthbusters film followed by a talk from Population Matters on 15th February at 7pm – will take place at Lecture Theatre 2, Architecture Building, University of Lincoln (building 2 on the map) .


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Monday 11th February
Dr Bike Marina Workshop 1-4pm Drop in session – a chance to ask any bike maintenance questions.
Bike Immobiliser tagging Marina Workshop 1-4pm The Police will be on hand to advise about protecting your bike against theft.
Cycle Survey Starting from Marina Workshop 10 – 3.30pm Contact SU Volunteering – volunteer@lincolnsu.com
Travel info stalls The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm Find out about economical driving, car share scheme, and healthy walks
Hunt the ‘Loan Shark’ Around campus 10.30 – 3pm If you spot the loan shark hanging around campus tweet and let us know!!
Chinese New Year red envelopes The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm Put your money saving tips in red envelopes.
Tuesday 12th February
Win a shopping basket of food The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm Take part in the ‘Own Brand vs Name Brand’ challenge and win a basket of Morissons’ shopping!!
Sustainable Food Info Stalls The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm Find out how to Love Food but Hate Waste, also information on meat- free diets.
Bake sale The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm The Vegetarian and Vegan Society helps make hating waste a reality with their tasty treats @ good prices!
Fairtrade The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm Learn about Lincoln’s journey to becoming a ‘Fairtrade City’ and enjoy some Fairtrade goodies for FREE!!
‘Guilt Free’ smoothies The Atrium, Main Admin Building 10.30 – 3pm Pedal off the calories before you are rewarded with one amazing tasting smoothie.
Wednesday 13th February
‘Swish’ – clothes, books, bags, jewellery swap The Platform 11-4pm Drop off your spare clothes at the SU before 13/02/13 then on the day come and use your voucher to get a new outfit/ book/ bag or piece of jewellery!
Wind power demo The Atrium 10.30-3pm See how you too could build a wind turbine!
Energy Olympics The Atrium 10.30-3pm Be an Energy Olympian and win prizes – part of the Student Switch Off campaign.  If you’d like to help please contact SU Volunteering – volunteer@lincolnsu.com
Energy information stalls The Atrium 10.30-3pm Lots of information available how you can save money on your energy bills.
Thursday 14th February
Brayford Campus Big Tidy Up Meet outside SOAP (SU) 12.30 – 1.30pm Contact SU Volunteering – volunteer@lincolnsu.com
Valentine’s DIY arts and craft fair The Platform 10.30-4pm Come and learn how to upcycle, knit, crochet, make cupcakes and make cards.
Do Fossil Fuels have a future? Coop Lecture Theatre, Main Admin Building 7pm Come and see the Debating Society and the Green Party debate whether fossil fuels have a future.  Public welcome to join.
Green Spaces Survey The Atrium 11-3pm A chance for you to have your say about landscaping around the campus.  If you’d like to help collecting opinions please contact SU Volunteering – volunteer@lincolnsu.com
Friday 15th February
Live online funding Q&A GCW Library 11.30-3.30pm A chance to have your funding questions answered.  There will also be support with applications. Designated computers will be available in the library if you don’t have access to one.
Growthbusters Lecture Theatre 2 (ARM201), Architecture Building 7pm FREE Film followed by talk from Population Matters.  Public welcome.

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