paper_153508431EINSTEIN’S EARTH WEEK
Connecting the environment with medicine and health.

MONDAY, APRIL 15
Recycle Day & Week, Forchheimer Lobby, Begins 10 a.m. – End of Monday
Recycle batteries, lightbulbs, printer cartridges, plastic pens, and even clothes.
Meatless Monday, Handouts at Tabling Events
Go meatless for the day and learn how the occasional meatless meal can benefit your health and the environment, saving natural resources and reducing your carbon footprint
Look for informational handouts at all Earth Week events

TUESDAY, APRIL 16
Free Yoga, Falk Center, 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.
It’s Take-the-Stairs Tuesday!
Burn calories, not electricity – and conserve energy in a healthful way!
Look for informational handouts at all Earth Week events

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17
Film Screening & Speaker:  BAG IT, 3rd Floor Lecture Hall, Forchheimer, 5:30 p.m.
Watch this award-winning documentary looking at plastic usage in the U.S. and the health effects of non-recycled plastic in the environment. Free Food!
Free Zumba, Falk Center, 7 – 8 p.m.
Free Swim Class, Falk Center, 5:45 – 7:30 p.m.

THURSDAY, APRIL 18
Outdoor Volleyball, Housing Lawn, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m, rain date Friday, April 19
Lecture: Selecting Ways to Measure a Food Environment: How Different Methods Affect Whether ‘Food Deserts’ Exist, Forchheimer  5th Floor Lecture Hall,  5:30 p.m.
Speaker:  Dr. Sean Lucan, Family & Social Medicine
Free Yoga, Falk Center, 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, APRIL 19
Bike Commuter Appreciation Breakfast & Earth Week Information Table, Forchheimer Lobby, 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Ride your bike to work and get a free breakfast. Or come pick up some information about bicycle commuting and cycling in NYC. Also, enter a drawing to WIN FREE biking gear and other great prizes!

SATURDAY, APRIL 20
Community Garden Work Day, 1190 Pierce Ave, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Join Einstein’s BODY and EESC clubs in the beautiful outdoors while helping to prepare the community garden for the upcoming growing season.
11 am: Event starts, help with Spring planting and garden improvement projects
12 pm: Food and beverages available for volunteers
1 pm: Repurposing household items in the garden and composting demonstration
Please register to volunteer HERE.

ALL WEEK LONG
Enjoy a FREE trial gym membership at the Falk Recreation Center!
Come check out the facilities – swim, lift weights, jog, play ball, and MORE!

 

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