EcoPax and Garden Club will host multiple events during Earth Week, from March 24 to 29. More details will be announced in the Campus Communicator.
Monday, Mar. 24 at 7:15 a.m.
Early Morning Communion at the Dam, led by Bobby Switzer. Meet at dam at 7:15am.
Tuesday, Mar. 25 from 2 to 5 p.m.
Seed Planting with Garden Club in Java Junction.
Wednesday, Mar. 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Discussion on deforestation in Ecuador with Mimi Salvador; and evening hike in Witmer Woods with Tom Hartzler and Lisa Zinn.
Thursday, Mar. 27 from 2 to 5 p.m.
Display on waste in the first floor Connector with non-alcoholic Jello shots and a Diva Cup raffle.
Friday, Mar. 28 at 9 p.m.
Earth Hour drum circle with Glenn Gilbert in the first floor Connector.
Saturday, Mar. 19 at 3 p.m.
Bike race around campus; more details to come.
Ukraine benefit concert
Solomia Soroka, professor of music, and Arthur Greene, pianist, will present a recital of works by Ukrainian composers in Rieth Recital Hall on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
The recital is a benefit concert, with all proceeds benefitting victims and families of those killed and injured in the current Ukrainian conflict. Soroka and Greene will present works by Maxym Berezovsky, Mykola Lysenko and Myroslav Skoryk.
Admission is free and a free-will offering will be collected. The suggested donation is $10 per person.
Bike tune-up day
Chain Reaction Bicycle Project will sponsor a Goshen College Spring Bike Tune-up event on Saturday from 12 to 5 p.m.
The bike shop will be open just for GC students to fill tires, oil chains, un-rust cables and adjust gears. The Globe will play music, snacks will be served and experienced bike mechanics will help students with bike repairs.
Chain Reaction is located at 510 E. Washington St., Goshen.
Merry Lea lecture Today
Merry Lea will sponsor a public lecture titled “Hope from the New Testament for Today’s Ecological Crisis” by Dr. Mark Bredin, today at 7 p.m. on campus in NC 17.
When at home in the U.K., Dr. Bredin combines biblical scholarship with gardening and providing care for people with disabilities. He is the author of The Ecology of the New Testament and Jesus: Revolutionary of Peace.