Urban Wilderness Fair and Run


In-person events are suspended until further notice. The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center is now also closed. If you are a member of the Vassar Community, check out the Department of Athletics & Physical Education’s new virtual health & fitness program. Meanwhile, we urge everyone to comply with Gov. Cuomo’s executive order by maintaining a six-foot distance from others in public and washing hands frequently for at least 20 seconds.

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Sunday, September 30, 2018


11:30 am


The Environmental Cooperative Barn Multi-Purpose Room

Environmental Cooperative at the Vassar Barns
50 Vassar Farm Lane

Come out to the Vassar Farm and Ecological Preserve for a guided nature walk, and visit the Environmental Cooperative at the Vassar Barns to learn about conservation research and outreach projects with other Vassar and community environmental organizations. The Barn will be open and a guided walk will start at 12:30pm. http://environmentalcooperative.vassar.edu/

Check out the Collaboratory (now with solar panels). Meet members of Vassar’s Sustainability Office and review the Vassar Climate Action Plan. Sponsored by CAAD (http://creativearts.vassar.edu/) and the Office of Sustainability (http://sustainability.vassar.edu/)

Fall 5K Fun Run at the Farm kicks off at 12:15pm with registration starting at 11:45am. For more information contact Stephen at ecologicalpreserve@vassar.edu. (Registration is FREE to ALL participants.) https://www.facebook.com/events/820275968133898/

Complimentary food and refreshments will be served.

Jennifer Rubbo

The Environmental Cooperative