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Basic Backyard Composting Presentation

Start: July 19, 2018 7:00 pm
End: July 19, 2018 8:00 pm
Venue: Fort Garry Library

Are you new to composting? Maybe you’ve composted for a while but feel like you’re stabbing in the dark and want some reassurance. Or maybe you’ve heard about composting and just want to get some more information before you commit to it. If so, come ou… Read More



“A Plastic Tide” Documentary Screening

Start: July 18, 2018 7:00 pm
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Venue: Millennium Library, Carol Shields Auditorium

Celebrate Plastic Free July with Greenpeace Winnipeg and Green Action Centre by attending a FREE Documentary Screening of “A Plastic Tide.” Please reserve your free ticket by clicking here. Doors open at 7pm, screening begins at 7:15pm. A short panel d… Read More



DIY Workshop

Start: July 12, 2018 7:00 pm
End: July 12, 2018 8:30 pm
Venue: Eco-Centre

Join us during Plastic Free July as we make personal hygiene and general household products that don’t include microbeads (or chemicals), and that are made using ingreadients from bulk containers so we reduce plastic packaging! Potential products you c… Read More



Plastic Free July Kick-Off

Start: July 5, 2018 11:30 am
End: July 5, 2018 1:00 pm
Venue: Hargrave + Portage Pop Up Park

Join us as we kick-off Plastic Free July at the Downtown Winnipeg Biz Portage and Hargrave Pop-Up Park at 323 Portage Ave. We will be making DIY household products, have information about upcoming Plastic Free July events and be sharing ideas with you… Read More



Basic Backyard Composting Presentation

Start: June 27, 2018 7:00 pm
End: June 27, 2018 8:30 pm
Venue:

Are you new to composting? Maybe you’ve composted for a while but feel like you’re stabbing in the dark and want some reassurance. Or maybe you’ve heard about composting and just want to get some more information before you commit to it. We are excited… Read More



Ciclovia

Start: June 24, 2018 12:00 am
End: June 24, 2018 12:00 am
Venue: The Forks

June 24th, 2018 will mark Winnipeg’s 9th Ciclovia event and the first year that it will be a part of Bike Week. This exciting event, which has long been a part of ManyFest, hosted by the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, needed to expand to serve its diverse part… Read More



Green Action Centre AGM 2018

Start: June 19, 2018 5:30 pm
End:
Venue: Eco Centre Boardroom

Green Action Centre will be holding its 2018 Annual General Meeting on the evening of June 19th. We’ll be looking at the year in review, electing new Directors, and reviewing and approving our financial statements. Snacks and refreshments will be serve… Read More



Alternative Municipal Budget 2018

Start: June 19, 2018 12:00 pm
End: June 19, 2018 1:00 pm
Venue: City Hall

Join us at the launch of Imagine a Winnipeg, Alternative Municipal Budget 2018 on the steps of City Hall. Many community groups and researchers (including Green Action Centre) have come up with very creative ways to use our municipal budget to improve… Read More



Bike to Work Day

Start: June 18, 2018 6:30 am
End: June 18, 2018 9:00 am
Venue: Winnipeg Streets, Roads and Trails

Whether you are trying it for the first time or it’s your thousandth time biking to work, BTWD is a great way to make your commute more enjoyable! Monday, June 18th (that’s right they’ve switched it to to Monday!) is the 11th annual Bike to Work Day. A… Read More



Bike Week 2018

Start: June 18, 2018 12:00 am
End: June 24, 2018 12:00 am
Venue: Winnipeg

June 18-24, 2018 will mark the 5th annual Bike Week Winnipeg. Bike Week has come a long way since the 1st Bike to Work Day over 10 years ago and we are looking forward to the 2018 celebration as another great week of people riding bikes. Bike Week is a… Read More