• CNU Green Team

    Its your world, keep it green.

  • About Us

    Who we are and what we stand for.

    OUR MISSION

    We are committed to inspiring a tradition of sustainable practices through education, engagement and empowerment.

    OUR VISION

    To create an abundant sustainable culture on campus and in the community.

    WE STRIVE

    To educate and inspire students to take an active role in making their campus and community more sustainable. 

    WE WORK

    with organizations within and outside of CNU to keep Hampton Roads beautiful and CNU environmentally conscious.

  • Upcoming Events and Initiatives

    What we're working on.

    Campus Recycling Improvement

    ongoing

    We will increase the number of recycling bins on campus by 5% and decrease trash production by 5%.

    Community Garden Creation

    ongoing

    By the end of the spring semester we will lay the framework for a community garden for CNU students located on East Campus.

    One City Marathon Volunteering

    March 13

    We are serving to reduce the environmental impact of the event by assisting participants to use the appropriate Eco Station waste containers.

  • Farmer's Market

    Local, sustainable fun.

    Vendors

    All of our vendors are local, sustainable, or organic. Our current list of vendors include:

    • Allen's Farm
    • Artisan Bakery 
    • Broken Arrows Farm
    • The Bunny Hutch
    • Crazy Pops Gourmet Popsicles 
    • Chef K Souper Salads
    • Creekside Catering
    • From the Hearth Pizza
    • Glass Gardens by John
    • The Greek Baker
    • Happy Seeds
    • ICO Friends for Africa
    • Irihana Arts and Yarnykins

    Vendors Continued

    • Kettle King
    • MAO African Arts
    • NYR Skin Care
    • Of the Earth Body Care
    • Riverview Plantation Trading Co.
    • Shabby Pink Palm
    • Smithfield Orchids
    • STUFT
    • TJ's Homemade Treats
    • Sinful Treats
    • Southeastern Farms
    • Kip's Wild Honey
    • Oberweis Dairy
    • White March Honey

      Dates for Spring

      Dates: Every Thursday between March 31 and April 21.

      Time: From 3-6pm

      All dates are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.

      Location

      The Farmer's Market is held on the York Breezeway at Christopher Newport University, with parking available on any guest parking location around the campus.

      Updates 

      Like our Farmer's Market facebook page to stay informed on updated vendors, cancellations, and much more.

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