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Buy Nothing Day 2018

Start: November 23, 2018 12:00 am
End:
Venue: World-Wide Event
Accessibility: For questions about accessibility and accommodations, please call us at 204-925-3777 or email us

Some argue that ‘Buy Nothing Day’ can be the start of a life-changing lifestyle commitment, where others claim it’s meaningless, as observers simply buy more the following day. Either way, there’s no doubt that going without buying anything for an enti… Read More



Magical Mystery Thrift Bus Tour

Start: November 24, 2018 9:00 am
End: November 24, 2018 2:30 pm
Cost: $10
Accessibility: For questions about accessibility and accommodations, please call Sscope Inc at (204) 987-6300.

Want to finish your Christmas shopping early, and buy local, eco-friendly gifts? Join this year’s Magical Mystery Thrift Bus tour on Saturday, November 24th from 9am – 2:30pm, as you visit 4 thrift shops around Winnipeg to shop for gifts. Tickets are o… Read More



Giving Tuesday

Start: November 27, 2018 12:00 am
End: November 27, 2018 11:59 pm
Venue: World-Wide Event
Accessibility: For questions about accessibility and accommodations, please call us at 204-925-3777 or email us

On Tuesday, November 27th, we are encouraging Manitobans to think about ways in which they can give to the environment.   Some actions for you to consider on Giving Tuesday to Give to the Environment: Donate to Green Action Centre Click here to ma… Read More



Winter Bike Film Screening and Panel

Start: November 28, 2018 7:00 pm
End: November 28, 2018 9:00 pm
Venue: The Hive in Lockhart Hall, University of Winnipeg
Cost: FREE
Accessibility: If you have any accessibility requirements, or questions please contact events@theuwsa.ca

Come watch a film about the winter-biking experience hosted by the UWSA Bike Lab! Everybody is welcome and the event is free to attend. A panel discussion will take place after the screening. Refreshments will be served.



Learn to Compost (in Winter too!) & Bird’s Hill AGM

Start: November 28, 2018 7:00 pm
End:
Venue: Springfield Public Library
Cost: Free, Registration Requested
Accessibility: For questions about accessibility and accommodations, please call us at 204-925-3777 or email us

Friends of Bird’s Hill Park is hosting their AGM, featuring Master Composter Volunteers giving a presentation on how to compost (even in winter). Please see attached poster for details! Please help them plan — register in advance by emailing: info@fri… Read More



Active School Travel Community Night: These Boots Were Made for Walking

Start: November 29, 2018 6:00 pm
End: November 29, 2018 8:30 pm
Venue: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre
Cost: FREE
Accessibility: For questions about accessibility and accommodations, please call us at 204-925-3777 or email us

REGISTER HERE Did you know that 2 out of three 3 children in Manitoba are not walking or cycling to school? For decades, more students have been getting to school by vehicle than walking or cycling. As a result we’re seeing heavy traffic congestion, sa… Read More



LITE’s Wild Blueberry Pancake Breakfast

Start: November 30, 2018 7:00 am
End: November 30, 2018 10:00 am
Venue: Immaculate Conception Parish
Cost: $20
Accessibility: This venue has wheelchair accessible spaces, entrances, and washrooms.

Join LITE (Local Investment Towards Employment) at their NEW EVENT LOCATION, Immaculate Conception Parish, for LITE’s largest annual fundraiser to celebrate 22 years of creating jobs! Jump-start your Friday morning with a stack of Blueberry Pancakes an… Read More



LITE Presents: Buy Social Holiday Market

Start: December 1, 2018 10:00 am
End: December 1, 2018 3:00 pm
Venue: Immaculate Conception Parish
Cost: Pay what you can
Accessibility: Venue has wheelchair accessible spaces, entrances and washrooms.

Buying Local = Buying Green. Buying Local and Social = Really Really Buying Green! Featuring 40 tables of crafters, artisans, social enterprises & small biz from Winnipeg’s inner city. New and establish vendors. Demos and the launch of LITE’s very… Read More



Bougeons en Hiver | Jack Frost Challenge 2019

Start: February 3, 2019 6:00 am
End: February 9, 2019 6:00 pm
Cost: FREE
Accessibility: For questions about accessibility and accommodations, please call us at 204-925-3777 or email us

The Jack Frost Challenge is a free, week-long challenge for ALL Manitobans. Gather a team of 1-5 family members, friends, or co-workers to complete 130 collective kilometres of outdoor activities. This could include skating, running, walking, biking, c… Read More