SUSTAINaMANIA has arrived

by on Mar 11th, 2016

Common Ground got a makeover! Introducing SUSTAINaMANIA, a fresh take on promoting sustainable living.

The name may have changed, but the heart of the event is still the same! Come check out the interactive workshops at each campus on March 16 and 17.

Alberta College Campus

March 16 – March 17
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Ping Pong Room

DIY terrariums
Plant a pea pod!

Stationary Station
DIY Jewelry
Free Corner: donate an item to the SAMU Food Bank to receive two free items)

City Centre Campus

March 16 – 17
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Griffins Landing

Interactive Workshops

  • Essential oil station: make your own shampoo, conditioner and lotion, blending your own essential oils!
  • Tea station: make your own flavoured green or black tea
  • Herb station: paint your plant pot and receive everything you need to grow you own herbs at home

Free Store | donate, take, enjoy!*
Info table with giveaways (including tomato plants you can grow yourself!), raffle prizes (Oilers tickets for March 18!), and activities provided by Happy Campus
Oikos Club organic fruit challenge

Food Bank donations will be accepted as well!

Centre for the Arts and Communications

March 16 – March 17
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
CFAC Cafeteria

Paint a pot, plant a plant and take it home!
DIY Guitar Picks
Free Store | donate, take, enjoy!*
Snacks provided

DIY natural cleaning products
Metal engraving
Free Store | donate, take, enjoy!*
Snacks provided

*The Free Store is just that: a free store! Doing some spring cleaning? Donate your clean, gently used items at the CFAC SAMU office (rm. 153) from March 7 – 16 (no clothing, bedding or toiletries please). Don’t have anything to donate? No problem! Come grab some free stuff.