Celebrate Earth Week with us

Please help us make the Regis University Northwest Denver Campus a destination for Earth Day in Denver! This year will be our biggest Earth Day Celebration, yet, featuring food trucks, games and crafts for children, educational and vendor booths, speakers, music, films and more.

Download our Earth Week PDF to easily share the event details with friends. Download a document of the full list of films that will play during Earth Week.


April 17 (Monday)

  • "Finer Future?" a lunch and learn with internationally acclaimed writer and environmental activist Hunter Lovins, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room
  • "Web of Life - Through Different Prisms," 2:00 - 4:00 p.m., Main Hall Room 333
  • Herbal Lotion Class, 4:00 p.m., Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Environmental Film Festival: "Cowspiracy" documentary, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m., Claver Hall Room 315

April 18 (Tuesday)

  • Yoga, 1:00 – 1:45 p.m., Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Meditation, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m., Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Free Farm Stand, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m., Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Environmental Film Festival: "PlantPure Nation" documentary, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Claver Hall Room 315

April 19 (Wednesday)

  • Volunteer Cleanup Day, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., meet in front of the Student Center at 8:00 a.m.
  • Round table on "Pipelines and Indian Tribes" with Merv Tano from the International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room.
  • Common Ground conversation on "Prayer for Our Imperiled Earth", Newland Prayer Room in the Chapel at noon.
  • Environmental Film Festival: "Beyond Standing Rock: Energy, Environment and Tribal Control" documentary, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room.

April 20 (Thursday)

  • Round table on "Pipelines and Indian Tribes" with Merv Tano from the International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management, 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room.
  • Succulent Planting, 11:00 a.m., Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Conversation on "Selling Science: A Discussion of Food, Food Labeling, and GMOs", Student Center, Faculty Dining Room, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
  • Environmental Film Festival: "Racing Extinction" documentary, 2:30 - 5:00 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room
  • Environmental Film Festival: "Urban Roots" documentary, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Claver Hall Room 315.

April 21 (Friday)

  • Animal Petting Circle, noon - 2:00 p.m., on The Beach
  • Cancelled: Financial Literacy Café, 11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., the "big tent" in Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Environmental Film Festival: "Poverty, Inc.", 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room
  • Environmental Film Festival: "Before the Flood," 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Claver Hall, Mountain View Room

April 22 (Saturday)

  • Today's events begin at 9:00 a.m., with family friendly activities, arboretum and sustainability tours, vendors, artists, educational booths, and all are in Boettcher Commons (The Quad)
  • Food trucks - Lot 3 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Beer in Walker's Pub (Student Center), opens at 11 a.m.
  • Father John P. Fitzgibbons, S.J., blessing at noon, Dayton Memorial Library steps
  • Keynote speech with 16-year-old climate change activist and hip-hop artist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, 12:05 p.m. Dayton Memorial Library steps

Our Sponsors and Partners

The Week is sponsored by The College of Business, RUSGA Student Sustainability, Regis Sustainability and the Community Engagement Office.

A special thank you to our external supporters, including American Indian Commission: Denver Human Rights Community Partner and Natural Capitalism Solutions.