Oxford and University Green Week

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Green Week Events (Off-Campus: Oxford and Surrounding Areas)

Check out Green Week events planned by Oxford and North Mississippi organizations below. These events will take place off campus and/or are sponsored by community organizations.

Tuesday, April 18

Oxford Community Market
3 p.m. – 6 p.m., Community Pavilion (corner of University Ave. & Bramlett Blvd.)
The Oxford Community Market will return for the 2017 season with music, children’s activities and plenty of fresh, local produce, baked goods, eggs, meats and more!

Wednesday, April 19

Green Drinks Happy Hour
5 p.m. – 7p.m., Growler
Sustainable Oxford will host the first Green Drinks event, an informal happy hour for individuals interested in sustainability in the North Mississippi area. Green Drinks will take place at the Growler, which will offer $1 off select local brews.

Friday, April 21

Woodlawn-Davis Volunteer Work Day
8 a.m. – 11 a.m., Woodlawn-Davis Nature Center
Learn to identify and help remove invasive plant species at Oxford’s newest habitat park, Woodlawn-Davis Nature Center.

Saturday, April 22 (Earth Day)

March for Science
Time & Location TBD
Local march occurring in conjunction with national March for Science.

Earth Day at Strawberry Plains Audubon Center
10 a.m. – noon, Strawberry Plains Audubon Center
Earth Day festivities including presentation on the history of Earth Day; invasive plant removal and cleanup project at new Kids’ Area; kids Wonder Walks in Sandy Creek and more. Learn more.

MMS Earth Day Yard Sale

Magnolia Montessori School 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Spring Cleaning for Scholarships. Click the image below to learn more about this event!


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