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Waste Reduction Week 2017

Start: October 16, 2017 12:00 am
End: October 22, 2017 12:00 am
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Join Green Action Centre in committing to another year of Waste Reduction Week! Waste Reduction Week in Canada is a national environmental campaign that builds awareness around issues of sustainable and responsible consumption, encourages choice for mo… Read More



Sustainability Series with FortWhyte Alive – Composting Throughout the Seasons

Start: October 14, 2017 1:00 pm
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Join Fort Whyte Alive for some “thought-provoking and educational activites” through their sustainability series.   Composting Throughout the Seasons Composting isn’t just for the warm weather! Learn some great tips and tricks from FortWhyte Alive… Read More



Sustainability Series with FortWhyte Alive – Straw Bale Gardening

Start: September 24, 2017 1:00 pm
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Venue: FortWhyte Alive!

Join Fort Whyte Alive for some “thought-provoking and educational activites” through their sustainability series.   Straw Bale Gardening Think that traditional garden beds are your only option for growing? Think again! Based on personal experience… Read More



GoManitoba Public Launch

Start: September 20, 2017 11:00 am
End: September 20, 2017 12:00 pm
Venue: The Forks, under the canopy

Join Green Action Centre and our founding partners Assiniboine Credit Union, City of Winnipeg, The Forks, Health Sciences Centre, Investors Group, Partnership of the Manitoba Capital Region, Red River College, University of Manitoba, and University of… Read More



Walk21 Conference

Start: September 20, 2017 8:30 am
End: September 22, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: University of Calgary

Walk21 is an international organization that supports and promotes walking, and hosts the only international conference series about walking. (In case you’re wondering, the ’21’ refers to walking in the 21st century.) Through its partnership of profess… Read More



Open Farm Day 2017: Manitoba

Start: September 17, 2017 12:00 am
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Venue: Across Manitoba

Manitoba Association of Agricultural Societies (MAAS) is pleased to announce 47 host farms/sites have signed up to participate in Manitoba Open Farm Day on Sunday September 17, 2017. Photo from Aurora Farm’s Instagram account.They’re located in St. Nor… Read More



Winnipeg VegFest

Start: September 16, 2017 12:00 am
End: September 17, 2017 12:00 am
Venue: Axworthy Health & RecPlex at the University of Winnipeg.

Are you interested in vegetarian and vegan eating and issues? Check out the first ever Winnipeg VegFest! Read the description below for more info, or visit https://www.facebook.com/winnipegvegfest/ or http://winnipegvegfest.ca/. Winnipeg VegFest is an… Read More



Manitoba Fibre Festival

Start: September 15, 2017 12:00 am
End: September 16, 2017 12:00 am
Venue: Red River Exhibition Park

Friday September 15 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm Saturday September 16 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm “The Festival is a unique gathering of all things fibre related, including vendors, workshops, demonstrations and a curated fibre art show. We have a great community… Read More



Ciclovia 2017

Start: September 10, 2017 11:00 am
End: September 10, 2017 6:00 pm
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If you’ve never cycled to downtown Winnipeg before, Ciclovia on Sunday, September 10th, is the perfect day to give it a try on car-free (or car-light) routes. Ciclovia route map North East click here Ciclovia route map Kildonan Park click here Ciclovia… Read More



Ciclovia ArtRide: Night Bike!

Start: September 9, 2017 8:00 pm
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Venue: Broadway at Edmonton

Join our friends at Bike Winnipeg and the Winnipeg Arts Council for a night bike ArtRide as part of Ciclovia! Explore the public artwork that punctuates and brightens our city. If you’ve ever wanted to delve a bit deeper into the stories behind the art… Read More