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Compost Matters in Manitoba

Start: March 21, 2017 1:00 pm
End: March 22, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Fort Gibraltar

On March 21st and 22nd, we’ll be at the Compost Council of Canada’s annual meeting and workshop series! There’s still time to register for the tour and presentations. Tuesday March 21st: Tour! Bring your safety boots and hard hats. At 1 p.m. there is a… Read More

Gardening Saturday

Start: March 18, 2017 9:00 am
End: March 18, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Victoria Inn Hotel and Conference Centre

The tenth annual Gardening Saturday will be held at the Victoria Inn Hotel and Conference Centre on March 18th, 2017.  Join gardeners of all knowledge levels and skills, explore the trade show floor featuring a variety of leaders in the home and garden… Read More

Reel Green 2017: Inspiring People, Celebrating Nature

Start: March 16, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: The MET

Hosted by Terry MacLeod, the evening will feature a series of inspiring short films celebrating our natural environment and those working to protect it. As always, a special part of the evening will be the annual Anne Lindsey Protecting Our Earth Award… Read More

The Future of Workplace Commuting: Panel Discussion

Start: March 15, 2017 5:00 pm
End: March 15, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: Prairie Theatre Exchange (Colin Jackson Studio)

THE FUTURE OF WORKPLACE COMMUTING: Sustaining a Healthy Business March 15, 2017 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM – PANEL DISCUSSION Complimentary Event | Sign Up Today! Prairie Theatre Exchange (Colin Jackson Studio), Portage Place, 393 Portage Avenue With demographi… Read More

The Future of Workplace Commuting: Sustaining a Healthy Business

Start: March 15, 2017 9:00 am
End: March 15, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: WORKSHOP (Radisson Hotel) | PANEL DISCUSSION (Prairie Theatre Exchange)

Green Action Centre and the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ have partnered to bring Kelly Brough, President and CEO of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, to Winnipeg. Ms. Brough will discuss the effect of commuting options on business including: The changing… Read More

PechaKucha Night Vol. 29

Start: February 23, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: The Park Theatre

From the event page: “The show starts at 8:20pm. Doors open at 7:30pm. Listen: are you looking for some inspiration to spark the next step in your New Year’s Resolution? Are you looking for an event that celebrates the struggles and successes of folks… Read More

Regional Ridematching Info Session: Bringing RideShark To Manitoba

Start: February 22, 2017 1:00 pm
End: February 23, 2017 2:30 pm
Venue: St. Boniface Public Library

Workplaces around Winnipeg and across Manitoba typically try to find carpool matches for their employees in one of two ways: by paying for a subscription to an online ridematching program or by coordinating their own matching database for employees. Th… Read More

Jack Frost Challenge 2017 Bougeons En Hivers

Start: February 12, 2017 12:00 am
End: February 18, 2017 12:00 am

Frolic in the snow and celebrate winter Manitoba-style! Sign up your team of 1-5 people to skate, bike, ski, snowshoe, run or walk a combined total of 130 km the week of February 12-18, 2017.… Read More

Seedy Saturday 2017

Start: February 11, 2017 10:00 am
End: February 11, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Canadian Mennonite University, North Campus, Great Hall

Seedy Saturday features workshops on seed saving, seed libraries, and more. Come buy seeds from prairie seed growers or swap seeds that you have been saving with others! There will be a film screening of “Open Sesame: the Story of Seeds” as well as exh… Read More

Winter Cycling Congress 2017

Start: February 8, 2017 7:30 am
End: February 10, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Hyatt Regency Montréal

After Oulu, Winnipeg, Leeuwarden and Minneapolis-Saint-Paul, the 5th edition of the Winter Cycling Congress will be held in Montréal! Join staff members of Green Action Centre and many others from Winnipeg at the 2017 Winter Cycling Congress. Find all… Read More