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Soil Health Workshop @ WBCO

Start: August 14, 2017 6:00 pm
End: August 14, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: West Broadway Community Organization

Want the dirt on dirt? West Broadway Community Organization is hosting a presentation on soil health! In this presentation, educator and Master Composter (and former Green Action Centre staff member!) Bo van der Midden will share knowledge surrounding… Read More

Kid Zone @ Canada Summer Games

Start: August 12, 2017 4:30 pm
End: August 12, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: The Forks

Winnipeg is a-buzz with excitement for the Canada Summer Games! There will be FREE activities at The Forks during nearly the entire event, including a Kid’s Zone, with lots of fun activities. Check out the Canada Games website for more information. Gre… Read More

Pollinator Garden Workshop @ WBCO

Start: August 10, 2017 5:30 pm
End: August 10, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: West Broadway Community Organization

West Broadway Community Organization has an exciting workshop coming up for those of you that would like to see more pollinators in your garden, or just have an interest in these little creatures and would like to learn more about them. Shannon Bahuaud… Read More

Pressure Canning at Fort Whyte Farms

Start: August 1, 2017 6:00 pm
Venue: FortWhyte Farms

Your garden is producing and it’s time to decide what to do with the produce! Head down to FortWhyte Farms and learn the safe and efficient way to save the season’s harvest using a pressure canner. Register online by visiting or by… Read More

Vermicomposting Workshop

Start: July 31, 2017 5:30 pm
End: July 31, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: West Broadway Community Organization

No room to compost outside? Curious about ways to embrace a more sustainable lifestyle? Come to West Broadway Community Organization’s vermicomposting (worm bin) workshop to learn how to get started composting indoors. Ideal for enviromentally-minded a… Read More

ArtRide: St. Boniface & St. Vital

Start: July 30, 2017 2:00 pm
End: July 30, 2017 4:00 pm

Join our friends at Bike Winnipeg and the Winnipeg Arts Council for an ArtRide on July 30th through the St. Boniface and St. Vital neighbourhoods. Explore the public artwork that punctuates and brightens our city. If you’ve ever wanted to delve a bit d… Read More

Composting for Kids at Good Food Club Summer Fun Fest

Start: July 27, 2017 11:00 am
End: July 27, 2017 2:00 pm
Venue: Broadway Neighbourhood Centre

Come join us at West Broadway Community Organization’s Good Food Club’s Summer Fun Fest! The festival is free and open to all. We’ll be there with the vermicomposting bin so you can explore how to compost indoors; a fun craft for the kids; and compost… Read More

Composting at Winnipeg Folk Fest

Start: July 6, 2017 12:00 am
End: July 9, 2017 12:00 am
Venue: Bird's Hill Provincial Park

Are you heading out to enjoy some of Canada’s best musicians at the Winnipeg Folk Music Festival? Be sure to stop by and say hello to some of our composters! We’ll be sharing information on Compost Winnipeg in campground, and for some kid-focussed fun,… Read More

Commuter Challenge Awards Lunch – for Workplace Coordinators

Start: June 29, 2017 12:00 pm

On Thursday June 29th we invite all of our workplace coordinators to a fun, free lunch event where we celebrate our work with Commuter Challenge! Workplace awards are presented during the lunch. There are 7 awards categories for workplaces – Each has a… Read More

Please Leave Space to Breathe- MPI 1-metre campaign

Start: June 23, 2017 11:00 am
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