From Monday 26 to Friday 30 June, the HZ Green Office is organising the HZ GO Week. During this week, you can participate in various activities and get to know everything the Green Office within the HZ does in the field of Sustainability and the environment.
Discover the daily programmes
Monday 26 June
HZ Green Office week kick-off | HZ Food Forest, Vlissingen | 10.00 - 14.00
Join us on Monday for the exciting start of the Green Office week! Experience a warm welcome from the HZ Green Office, learn about our goals, and meet our participants. Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature and sustainability, as at the same time, you learn about it. Participate in an interactive working session with an expert in this theme.
Tuesday 27 June
Yoga | Bolwerk, Middelburg | 12.20 - 12.50
Participate in a yoga session in Middelburg on Tuesday! Easy flow yoga will be given at the Bolwerk, in front of the HZ building in Middelburg. We will gather at the schoolyard of HZ Middelburg at 12:15. The classes are suitable for everyone, and can be taken in regular clothes and without a yoga mat. It is advised to wear comfortable shoes, of you can just with bare feet on the grass. Experience how wonderful it is to let tensions and work pressure slip away and start your afternoon with renewed energy!
Workshop Marine Litter Doe Mee Verlos de Zee! | ZB Bibliotheek van Zeeland, Middelburg | 13.00 - 14.00
Discover the secrets of Zeeland's water bodies and uncover the mystery of litter! Join the captivating workshop by HZ Green Office in collaboration with Doe Mee Verlos de Zee! Hear fascinating stories from volunteers of both organizations, as they reveal the strangest items discovered in our province. Gain a deeper understanding of the impact that pollutants have in Zeeland. Don't miss this eye-opening event!
SUP Clean-up | Bolwerk, Middelburg | 14.30 - 16.00
Join us at a SUP cleanup. Enjoy the sun, water and nature, whilst doing good. A cleanup on a SUP board is a great way to reach those waste items that cannot be reached from the shore. Experience how easy and fun it is to be on a SUP board! We will also bring a canoe. Of course, you can also help us cleaning by keeping your feet on the land.
Wednesday 28 June
Official opening of our food forest | HZ, Vlissingen | 12.15 - 13.00
Immerse deeper into ecology and greening on Wednesday! Come to the official opening of the Food Forest, organized by SDG Events. Celebrate with us, hear about how it all started one year ago and learn about how permaculture can help us to adapt to climate change. Connect with other students and with staff and enjoy of a nice time outdoors. Don't miss this extraordinary event!
Cardio dancing | HZ, Vlissingen | 16.00 - 17.00
Come and try out the Cardio Dancing session together with HZ Sports. Boost your energy, burn calories, and have a blast moving to the music. Don't miss out on this fun-filled cardio workout. Let's dance our way to fitness!
Thursday 29 June
Brainstorm session: a greener HZ | HZ Vlissingen | 15.00 - 16.30
Participate in an engaging workshop to create more attractive and natural outside spaces around our school building. The temporary building (TH) will be removed over the summer and will make way for a new green space on campus Vlissingen. Your input is invaluable in shaping the future of sustainability at your university. Let's green our campus! Don't miss this opportunity to make a real difference.
SUP Clean-up | Inner Harbour, Vlissingen | 14.30 - 16.00
Join us at a SUP cleanup in the Vlissingen inner harbor. Enjoy being on the water, whilst doing good! A cleanup on a SUP board is a great way to reach those waste items that cannot be reached from the land. Experience how easy and fun it is to be on a SUP board! We will also bring some canoes. Of course, you can also help us cleaning by keeping your feet on the land.
Gardening Sessions & Picknick APV Garden | APV Campus, Vlissingen | 16.00 - 19.00
Get your hands dirty and contribute to the beauty of the community garden at APV campus Vlissingen. After a short but productive gardening session, socialize at the delightful social picknick, organized in collaboration with Municipality Vlissingen. Meet new students, people from the neighbourhood and refugees, share stories, and enjoy a wonderful evening together.
Friday 30 June
Photo safari and picknick | Middelburg | 09.00 - 12.00
Ever wondered of capturing the essence of sustainability through photography? In this photo safari you will choose a topic of your interest and explore the city, capturing impactful images along the way. At the end of the workshop, participants will share their photos and the compelling stories behind them. Don't miss this opportunity to showcase your perspective on sustainability through the camera.
Additionally, join a delicious picknick with local and organic foods at the Bolwerk in front of HZ Middelburg from 11:00-12:00. You can also join the picknick without participating in the photo safari.
Singing bowl meditation | Lokaal 0, HZ Vlissingen | 13.00 - 14.00
We would like to invite all students and staff to a singing bowl session! During this session, you can relax and quiet your mind while listening to the beautiful sounds of the singing bowls. It is the perfect way to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and recharge yourself.
The singing bowl session is led by two experienced facilitators who will help you fully relax and enjoy the beautiful sounds. Whether you are stressed because of exams or work, or just want to take some time for yourself, this session is beneficial for everyone.
Mint tea and berry cake | Lokaal 0, HZ Vlissingen | 14:00 tot 15:00
After relaxing at the singing bowl meditation session at Local 0, immerse yourself in the ambiance of the Food Forest as we open its doors for a delightful treat. Savour the aromatic mint tea and try the berry cake, made from ingredients freshly harvested from the APV community garden.