Volunteer for Earth Month with these service events…

April 6, 10:00 AM-noon

Week 1

Garden at Shoesmith Elementary: Come help clean up, move mulch, put out rain barrel, and much more! Click here to RSVP

Location: Shoesmith Elementary (1330 E 50th Street)

Organized by: Friends of Shoesmith


April 13, 10:00 AM-noon

Week 2

Garden at Shoesmith Elementary: Come help clean up, move mulch, put out rain barrel, and much more! Click here to RSVP

Location: Shoesmith Elementary (1330 E 50th Street)

Organized by: Friends of Shoesmith


April 20, 8:30 AM-1:30 PM

Week 3

Earth Day of Service: Please register by April 17th to have conversations with local community members and organizational leaders! Participants will learn, engage, and volunteer with their host site. Breakfast and lunch will be served! Facebook event here; details about host sites and their service projects here; RSVP here.

Location: Various, transportation provided

Organized by: University Community Service Center (UCSC)


April 22, 11:00 AM-1:00PM

Week 4, earth day

Weigh the Waste: Help gather data about food waste at our campus dining halls. This event takes place at Bon Appetit locations across the U.S., and the data helps them compare across dining locations and reduce food waste! Click here to RSVP

Location: Bartlett Dining Hall

Organized by: Bon Appetit and UChicago Dining