Change Our World: Get Involved!

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Our world is constantly changing. Some changes are natural and some are our responsibility. Join us for Change Our World: a series of events and activities to do some amazing things for our planet and learn more about the natural world around us. Take a look at the full list of events below:

Nature for Wellbeing Festival, Tuesday 30 April, 15:00 – 21:00, Glen Eyre Halls.

🎤 Live music
🌼 Make your own herb garden
🌸 Veggie BBQ (free!)
🚴‍♂️ Bike Doctor
🌼 Competitions and prizes 
🌸 Wellbeing information …and more!

Sustainability Zone Networking Event, Tuesday 30 April, 19:30 – 21:30, The Bridge

Want to support the Union’s Sustainability Zone and volunteer on important projects? Come along to our next event.
👉 Hear from guest speaker Pathik Pathak on ‘Careers of Value’
👉 Support us on two joint campaigns – Climate Change // Higher Education for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

Free drink for the first 30 sign-ups. FREE EVENT, no sign-up required

Snake Handling Workshop by Natural History Society, Friday 03 May, 18:30 – 20:00, B58

🐍 Find out more about this event, and sign up, here: Snake Handling Workshop

Let’s Do It – Southampton: Estonian Society Litter Pick Event, Monday 06 May, 09:00 – 12:00

♻️ Walking on the streets of Southampton and seeing all the litter laying around? Thinking someone should do something about it? It’s time for – LET’S DO IT SOUTHAMPTON! 

For the first time in Southampton, people are gathering together to pick litter and make this city a nicer and cleaner place for all of us!

Find out more details and all the latest announcements here: Let’s Do It Southampton 

SUSU Spring Clean, weekly litter picks throughout May 2019 – spring clean your local community!

♻️ Wednesday 01 May, 14:00 – 17:00 (location tbc)
♻️ Monday 06 May, 09:00 – 12:00 (location tbc)
♻️ Wednesday 15 May, 14:00 – 17:00, Highfield Campus or Waitrose, Portswood Rd
♻️ Wednesday 22 May, 14:00 – 17:00, Highfield Campus or Waitrose, Portswood Rd
♻️ Fortnightly litter picks with Southampton Common Forum are held on Fridays 18:00 – 20:00 over Summer, starting on Friday 03 May. 

Events in partnership with Southampton City Council, Southampton Common Forum, and Estonian Society.

Change Our World Event, Tuesday 14 May, 11:00 – 15:00, Redbrick

🌎 Come along to our fayre to find out how you can make a difference to our planet.

Sleep Out for Chrysalis, Saturday 11 May, 20:00 – 08:00, Redbrick

FemSoc are running their annual sleep out to raise money for Chrysalis, a charity which supports trans people and their significant others.

From 20:00 – 08:00, FemSoc will sleep outside on the Redbrick to represent the fact that young LGBT+ people make up around 24% of homeless youth in the UK. 

You can find out more about the event, and contact the team if you’d like to get involved, here: Sleep Out for Chrysalis