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Please Leave Space to Breathe- MPI 1-metre campaign

Start: June 23, 2017 11:00 am
End:
Venue: The Forks Historical Site

Dozens of cyclists will be gathering at The Forks to visually demonstrate MPI’s new road safety campaign, involving vehicles and cyclists.  The new campaign: ‘Please Leave Space to Breathe” will encourage motorists to leave 1-metre of space when passin… Read More



Bike to Work Week Pit Stop at Ecole Laura Secord School

Start: June 23, 2017 7:00 am
End: June 23, 2017 9:30 am
Venue: Ecole Laura Secord School

Join Green Action Centre’s Active and Safe Routes to School Program as we host a Pit Stop along Wolseley avenue, with the students from Laura Secord School, and staff from VERDE juice bar. There will be prizes from local businesses, bike blender smooth… Read More



Backyard Composting 101

Start: June 22, 2017 6:30 pm
End: June 22, 2017 8:00 pm
Venue: Westwood Library

Want to learn how to compost in your yard, at your cottage, or with your whole condo building? If you want to reduce your waste, create free fertilizer, and save the planet, look no farther than our basic backyard composting presentation! We’ve added a… Read More



Green Action Centre Annual General Meeting 2017

Start: June 21, 2017 5:30 pm
End: June 21, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: EcoCentre Boardroom

Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Time: 5:30-6:00 snacks & refreshments, 6:00-7:30 official business Location: Eco-Centre boardroom, 3rd floor, 303 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg (directions here) Members and supporters of Green Action Centre are invited to… Read More



Bike Week Winnipeg

Start: June 17, 2017 10:00 am
End: June 23, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: Locations Across Winnipeg

June 17-25, 2017 will mark the 4th annual Bike Week Winnipeg and the 10th anniversary of the first Bike to Work Day in Winnipeg. Bike Week is a week long celebration of people riding bicycles. It’s for everyone! Whether you ride for recreation, fitness… Read More



Bike Week Portage la Prairie

Start: June 10, 2017 12:00 am
End: June 16, 2017 12:00 am
Venue:

Bike Week Portage la Prairie 2017 (Saturday, June 10 to Friday 16) is a week of bicycle events for everyone. Find info here. Events are free unless indicated. Organized by the Portage Active Transportation Committee. SATURDAY JUNE 10 – 10AM to 1PM BIKE… Read More



Clean Air Day for Schools 2017

Start: June 7, 2017 10:30 am
End: June 7, 2017 2:00 pm
Venue: Assiniboine Park, Lyric Stage field

On June 7th, the Green Action Centre invites you to join us at Assiniboine Park with your students to celebrate a job well done during Bike to School month! What’s Happening? Bike with your students to Assiniboine Park’s Lyric Stage for a series of kid… Read More



Clean Air Day on the Bridge with Commuter Challenge

Start: June 7, 2017 6:30 am
End: June 7, 2017 9:00 am
Venue: Osborne St. Bridge - Legislature Grounds

Stop by our booth on your way to work for a free coffee and treats to celebrate Clean Air Day during Commuter Challenge with the Green Action Centre! Special treats for this event provided by Oh Doughnuts and Tall Grass bakery. Our friends at Coop Vélo… Read More



Commuter Challenge June 4-10, 2017

Start: June 4, 2017 12:00 am
End: June 10, 2017 12:00 am
Venue: Winnipeg

Every year in June, over 20,000 Canadians participate in greener commuting options during the week-long event. Visit http://greenactioncentre.ca/module/commuterchallenge/participate-in-commuter-challenge/ to register your workplace or as an individual…. Read More



Commuter Challenge 2017 Kick-off

Start: June 1, 2017 12:00 pm
End: June 1, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Red River College, Paterson GlobalFoods Institute, Bijou Park

Help celebrate the launch of another great commuting event in Manitoba! Download a copy of our June 1st Media Advisory here. Join Green Action Centre to kick off the most popular green commuting event in Canada! what: The annual Commuter Challenge is a… Read More