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Green your Scene


Wed, Dec 03, 2014 7:00 PM

This program will feature a variety of important information on how residents can live sustainably. I will provide them with a variety of tips as well as information on the current drought in California and other effects of our lack of sustainability. To help "green" their rooms, residents will be able to plant a small plant in a recycled cup or bottle, and then decorate it. There will be pizza...

Winter Clothing Drive


Thu, Jan 01, 2015 6:00 AM

As winter is hitting its peak and Christmas is over, it's time to start cleaning out your closets again and donating your old clothes! Stop by the leasing office and drop off your old items and clothes and we will donate them to the local Goodwill

Tie dye, Up-cycle your Clothes! - 12.09.14 +


Tue, Dec 09, 2014 5:00 PM

Are you about to throw that old shirt or donate it? Don't waste your money buying a new one, bring your old clothes to this program and bring them back to life and tie dye them!
Unleash your creative and sustainable side, and save your clothes from the trash can! Refreshments will be provided.

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle!

An informational bulletin with 8 ways to live more sustainably, such as: using reusable bottles and containers, unplugging appliances when not in use, taking shorter showers, maximizing productivity during daylight hours, riding bikes/public transportation, and, of course, recycling.

Stonehaven Saving the Ocean One Bag at a Time - 11/11/14 +

The ocean is a big and beautiful place and all the more reason to make sure it stays that way. Come help support sustainable living by trading in your plastic bags for an eco-friendly UCR customized reusable bag. Enjoy some healthy snacks and healthy habits as we save the ocean one bag at a time.

Mission Reusable - 10/28/14

Hi there! You are invited to come out to the Oban Poolhouse and learn how to be more eco-friendly from The Office of Sustainability. Now that California has become the first state to ban single-use plastic bags, you can come by and trade in plastic bags for a reusable drawstring bag or a reusable grocery bag. There will also be Pizza, drinks and a raffle for UCR Gear at the end of the program!

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle


Mon, Oct 20, 2014 1:00 PM

This is a program that will last all quarter and being sustainable is the main goal. This program is to encourage people to recycle their plastic bottles! One of the main motivator is that the residents will be able to see progress of their recycling because community goals will be created to buy things with the money accumulated.

E3E-The 3 R's "Recycle, Reuse, and Reduce" 10/16


Thu, Oct 16, 2014 7:00 PM

This program is used to help students learn about sustainability. The students will be divided into two groups and will be given a small recycling trash and a normal trash can. They will then see who puts the correct recycling items in the write trash can. There will also be donuts provided for the residents.



Sat, Oct 18, 2014 1:00 PM

Reuse Recycle and DECORATE! Finding affordable home decor can be impossible, so why not make your own. Come by the clubhouse to learn how to make your own Eco-friendly home art for your apartment to feel right at home.

Eco-Fair 2014!

This fair will seek to involve and enthuse residents about their impact on their surroundings by focusing on things like water conservation, reusing items that they would normally throw away, and even starting window gardens.

Sustainability Board

I'm focusing on sustainability education for the months of September and October. My board consists of mainly recycled materials that I've been collecting from residents over the past two weeks. The board consists of different facts about our carbon footprint, and ways in which each of us can improve on our consumption habbits

Recycle Flyer


Sat, Aug 16, 2014 7:00 AM

A flyer was made and posted to every fridge on move in day about what should be recycled and what should not be recycled.

Adopt A Plant


Fri, Jul 18, 2014 7:30 PM

Residents will get the chance to plant flowers or herbs in a recycled water bottle they decorated and learn the benefits of gardening.

Conserve and help the Planet! [PASSIVE]


Sun, Jun 08, 2014 12:00 PM

This program will teach residence about the affects of every day waste on the environment. This hopefully will encourage students to understand the larger social issues that effect each of us everyday.

Summer/Fall Volunteerships and Clothes Drive

Residents will learn about internships opportunities in Santa Cruz and how to research for positions in their hometowns. As well as donate clothing/items for the Santa Cruz Homeless Project.

Planting Party


Tue, May 20, 2014 2:00 PM

Small Scale Event #6

Recycle for Earth Day!

This event will take place on Earth Day and we will encourage all of our residents to recycle within our community here at Sebastian Village Apartments. We will flyer the property and visit each resident to remind them to recycle for Earth Day. Go Green!

Recycle Riot


Tue, Apr 01, 2014 6:00 AM

We are promoting our residents to preserve our environment by participating in a recycling Riot!

AI PCs: It Aint Easy Being Green

For this program we will encourage residents to become more sustainable. We will have different stations that include: a "junk" swap (residents will bring clothes and books that they do not want and exchange it for another resident's unwanted items), bring a recyclable bottle/can for a raffle ticket, a game where residents learn what can and cannot be recycled, and we will give out Donuts. Thi...

Recycle Day


Fri, Apr 25, 2014 7:00 AM

Recycle day completion between my two buildings