ServiceMarvelwood’s weekly Community Service program is unlike any other.
Each Saturday morning, students and faculty engage in on-going service projects around campus. Even when we can’t leave campus due to COVID restrictions, we’ve found that there’s much to do right here on Skiff Mountain.
Marvelwood Garden & Growing Dome
Our year-round garden program focuses on biodiversity and natural and organic methodology. Produce is served in the Dining Hall or contributed to local food banks.
Exploring and supporting avian diversity through conservation projects.
Maintaining Purple Martin Colonies
Building Nesting Trays
Turning donated wood and recycled materials into trays for Purple Martin houses.
Marvelwood Blueberry Orchard
Year-round maintenance for the summer harvest
Even in the snow!
The Pterodactyl Times news room is bustling each Saturday morning.
Doing our part for the neighboring Kent Land Trust Trails
Chickens, fish and dogs!
Making Halloween special for faculty kids
The Great Sign Project 2020-2021
Students are using the Innovation Lab to create new signs on the laser engraver and installing them throughout campus.
Halls & Walls
Spreading hope and inspiration through word and color.
Recycling plastic grocery bags into ‘plarn’- a sturdy plastic yarn - which is then woven into sleeping mats favored by homeless organizations.
Every week across the campus
we work together
to make the world
more colorful place
for all of us.
Be the change you wish to see in the world. -Mahatma Gandhi