Short Guide to Green Freshers Events

Freshers Week is just around the corner and we are all excited for the students to return and for the week to kick off! We know that there is so much going on, with too much to do and too little time. So we thought we’d help you out with planning your week by providing a short guide to the green freshers events so that you don’t miss out on any of the exciting times ahead!

The Environment Team’s Short Guide to Green Freshers Events

Monday, September 19:

Inter-Hall Energy Competition Begins

-Time: 10:00am

-Place: All University Halls of Residences

-Who: Transition

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=247458411962387

St AndRe-Use Big Give-Away

-Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm

-Place: Students’ Association Foyer

-Who: St AndRe-Use and Transition

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=237687076277473

Tuesday, September 20:

Free Vegan Lunch

-Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

-Place: Church Square (South Street)

-Who: LeftSoc

-Event Page: Facebook and YourUnion

OneWorld Food Market

-Time: 12:30pm – 2:30pm

-Place: St John’s Garden (Medieval History)

-Who: OneWorld Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=263822160309917

Slow Food Walk

-Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm

-Place: St John’s Garden (Medieval History)

-Who: OneWorld Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=266079110088800&ref=ts  

Introduction to the Community Garden

-Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

-Place: University Community Garden, off Buchanan Gardens

-Who: University Community Garden and Transition

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=273474536013558 

‘Food Inc.’ Film Screening

-Time: 7:30pm – 10:30pm

-Place: St Salvator’s Quad, School 2

-Who: Greenpeace Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=288709024477875 

Wednesday, September 21:

Raw Vegan Raw’rr

-Time: 1:00

-Place: Samurai Garden, The Scores

-Who: VegSociety

-Event Page: http://www.yourunion.net/events/index.php?page=event&event_id=673303  

‘The Day After Peace’ Film Screening

-Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

-Place: St Salvator’s Quad, School 1

-Who: Transition and The Sustainable Development Society

-Events Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=131876266910021  

Fairtrade Cafe for World Peace Day

-Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

-Place: Old Union Diner, Butts Wynd

-Who: Transition

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=145664648859649


‘The Yes Men Fix the World’ Film Screening

-Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

-Place: St Salvator’s Quad, School 1

-Who: OneWorld Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=189700207767581

FACT & FOLLY Freshers’ Pub Quiz

-Time: 8:00pm – 11:00pm

-Place: Aikman’s Bar, Bell Street

-Who: Greenpeace Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=123305241102951 

Peace One Day Peace Crawl

-Time: 9:00pm – 12:00am

-Place: The Union

-Who: The Sustainable Development Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=229688773744924

Thursday, September 22:

Wild Food Walk

-Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

-Place: St Andrews Pier, down by the Harbour

-Who: OneWorld Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=258397467515151

Transition Drop-In

-Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

-Place: Transition Office, 65 North Street

-Who: Transition

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=114565218646244

Gastronomic Tour of St Andrews

-Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

-Place: Meet under the Arches on South Street

-Who: The Fine Food & Dining Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=266363960054290

Friday, September 23:

Second Hand Bike Sale

-Time: 12:00pm – 3:00pm

-Place: Students’ Association Car Park

-Who: Environment Team

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.156908501036562.33041.156907914369954&type=1#!/event.php?eid=118300618273239 

Environmental BBQ

-Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm

-Place: University Community Garden

-Who: The Sustainable Development Society

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=284549874892142

 Sunday, September 25

Freshers’ Fayre

-Time: 11:00am – 4:00pm

-Place: Students’ Union Building

-Event Page: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/orientation/events/

Friday, September 30 – Sunday, October 2

Kaleidoscope Festival

-Time: Friday 3:30pm – Sunday 10:00pm

-Place: Kinkel Farm

-Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=203039033050812

We hope you have a fabulously green Freshers Week and go out and get involved!

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