Earth Day

CWRU Earth Day 

April 22nd is Earth Day - a day for celebration, for reflection, a day to rally together, or to act on behalf of our planet.

However you choose to observe Earth Day, we have some suggestions of things to do with friends or on your own in a safe, socially-distanced way.  

Earth Day Campus Scavenger Hunt Link 


Earth Day Virtual Events

Check our homepage calendar for upcoming community events you can participate in virtually or in person. Suggest events not on our calendar yet by emailing them to


Earth Day Virtual On Demand Film Fest!

Whether you subscribe to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, or eschew all of them, we have created a fantastic list of options for you to pick an Earth Day-related film or 7 to catch up on over the next few days (and beyond!).  Options abound for all of your sustainability interests, from food and sustainable agriculture, to climate change solutions, or the impacts of plastics and waste, and more! 

Find our virtual line-up with links to the free flicks below, or download the Film Fest poster with links.

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There are a few events being broadcast on network television in real time on Earth Day that look fantastic, including one new film that is currently unavailable elsewhere :  

Free Options! 


  • David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet (2020) 
  • My Octopus Teacher (2020) 
  • A Plastic Ocean (2020) 
  • Kiss the Ground (2020) 
  • The Ivory Game (2016) 
  • Conspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (2014) 
  • Blackfish (2013) 
  • Chasing Coral (2017) 
  • Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Thing (2015) 


  • And We Go Green (2019) 
  • The Biggest Little Farm (2018) 


  • Before the Flood (2016)
  • Earth Month Programming - courtesy of Nat. Geo 

Amazon Prime 

  • Artifishal (2019) 
  • Plastic China (2016) 
  • The True Cost (2015) 
  • Food, Inc (2008) 
  • An Inconvenient Truth (2006) 

kanopy (via KSL) 

  • No Place to Grow (2019) 
  • Written on Water (2015) 
  • Symphony of the Soil (2015) 
Film Fest Poster