Wednesday, March 25 Movie, "Anthropocene, In 2016, a team of scientists known as the Anthropocene Working Group,= recommended a formal declaration of the end of Earth’s Holocene epoch, stating that the world is now in the Anthropocene epoch — a time when humans now change the Earth more than all the planet’s natural processes combined. This film documents global examples of incredible human activity. 7 p.m., downtown Bohm Theatre.
The 50th anniversary of Earth Day doesn't take place until April, but Albion College starts the celebration in March, thanks to a major gift from Bruce Harper, '67, and his wife Jane. The Harpers gave more than $100,000 to Albion College for climate change education and action, and to commemorate Earth Day. All events are free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Center for Sustainability and the Environment at 517/629-0361 or see their Facebook page.