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Student Organic Farm Stand

When: April through October | Thursdays 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Farm Lane in front of the Auditorium

The Student Organic Farm Stand is opening for the season on April 6 for all your vegetable, fruit, flower, herb and transplant needs! All food is fresh, local and USDA certified organic, supporting food systems education at MSU. Learn more here.

Music in the Garden Concert Series: Spartan Student Jazz Combo

When: June 28 | 7 p.m.
Where: Beal Botanical Garden

MSU College of Music presents the Music in the Garden Concert Series, featuring the Spartan Student Jazz Combo. The concerts are free and open to the public, bring a blanket and experience the point where beauty and music meet. Learn more here.

Beal Botanical Garden Tour: Dermatologically Important Plants

When: July 13 | 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Where: Beal Botanical Garden

Join Beal Botanical Garden assistant curator Peter Carrington to discover the many plants and their chemicals that can make itches, burns, blisters and rashes if we fail to respect their potential. Tours begin near the shed in the garden. Learn more here.

The Great Dairy Adventure

When: July 19 | 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: MSU Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education

Would you like to learn more about dairy farming and sample free ice cream? Don't miss the Great Dairy Adventure for your chance to milk a cow, make a variety of crafts, pet baby calves and learn about the steps milk takes before it reaches your fridge! Get more information here.

Music in the Garden Concert Series: M.I. Concerts Percussion and Flute Duo

When: July 20 | 12 p.m.
Where: Beal Botanical Garden

MSU College of Music presents the Music in the Garden Concert Series, featuring M.I. Concerts Percussion and Flute Duo. The concerts are free and open to the public, bring a blanket and experience the point where beauty and music meet. Learn more here.

Green and White Day

When: July 21, 24-28 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: East Lansing campus

Green and White Days are special open house-style programs that allow you to connect with campus resources and see inside facilities not typically offered during regular tours. Green and White Days repeat daily on July 21 and 24-28, with programs starting at 9 a.m. and concluding by 4 p.m. Learn more and register here.

Bee in the Know Field Day

When: July 29 | 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Bee Wise Farms LLC

Join Bee Wise Farms for a class designed to spread beekeeping knowledge to the community. Don't miss the chance to get up close and personal with bees! Learn more and reserve your spot here.

Yoga at the MSU Broad

When: July 30 | 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum

Stretch your mind, body and spirit in the sculpture garden at the MSU Broad Art Museum! The instructor is an MSU alumna, and will be focusing the session on having you revitalized for the week ahead. Learn more and register here.

Beal Botanical Garden Tour: Plants and the Geometry of Nature

When: August 3 | 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Where: Beal Botanical Garden

Join Beal Botanical Garden assistant curator Peter Carrington to take a closer look at the underlying and reoccuring mathematical and geometrical basis of the structures we love and appreciate in plants and nature. Tours begin near the shed in the garden. Learn more here.

Music in the Garden Concert Series: Brass Tacks Quartet

When: August 25 | 12 p.m.
Where: Beal Botanical Garden

MSU College of Music presents the Music in the Garden Concert Series, featuring Brass Tacks Quartet. The concerts are free and open to the public, bring a blanket and experience the point where beauty and music meet. Learn more here.

Music in the Garden Concert Series: Spectra Saxophone Quartet

When: September 7 | 6 p.m.
Where: Beal Botanical Garden

MSU College of Music presents the Music in the Garden Concert Series, featuring Spectra Saxophone Quartet. The concerts are free and open to the public, bring a blanket and experience the point where beauty and music meet. Learn more here.

Michigan Sustainability Conference

When: September 14 | all day
Where: Crowne Plaza, Detroit, MI

Join the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality for their second annual Michigan Sustainability Conference, designed to promote meaningful engagement with business professionals in discussion surrounding the topic of sustainability by addressing the triple bottom line approach. Learn more here.

Cities and how they are Fueling America's Destiny; Smart Growth and a Sustainable Future, and American Latinos and the Nation's Future

When: October 11 | 5 p.m.
Where: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center

In celebration of National Hispanic Month, the School of Planning, Design and Construction has invited special guest lecturer, Henry Cisneros, co-chair of the Bipartisan Policy Center's Immigration Task Force, to speak on October 11. The event is free and open to the public. Learn more here.

 

 

 

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