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Gardening Saturday

Start: April 28, 2018 10:00 am
End: April 28, 2018 4:00 pm
Venue: Canadian Mennonite University, North Campus
Cost: TBD

Gardening Saturday offers 12 educational workshops led by local gardening experts and enthusiasts, designed for both beginners and green thumb veterans. This event also features a free screening of the documentary “Puttin’ Down Roots”, about spring in… Read More



From A to B: Employee Wellness & Our Environment

Start: May 2, 2018 12:00 pm
End: May 2, 2018 4:30 pm
Venue: Alt Hotel Winnipeg
Cost: Regular Registration: $50

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ & Green Action Centre present: FROM A TO B: EMPLOYEE WELLNESS & OUR ENVIRONMENT Featuring keynote speaker: DR. LARRY FRANK Author of Health and Community Design and Urban Sprawl and Public Health and Professor and Bomb… Read More



Bike to School Month 2018

Start: May 7, 2018 12:00 am
End: June 6, 2018 12:00 am
Venue: At your school!
Cost: Free

              REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL for Bike to School Month (May 7 – June 6) and Clean Air Day, Wednesday, June 6th, 2018! For more information on our Spring events, visit the Bike to School Month and Clean Air Day ma… Read More



Backyard Composting 101 Presentation

Start: May 10, 2018 7:00 pm
End: May 10, 2018 8:00 pm
Venue: École South Pointe School
Cost: FREE

Come celebrate International Compost Awareness Week by learning the basics of how to start or improve your own backyard composter to generate a free natural soil enhancement! Composting is easy and worth it. Topics include: Benefits of composting How t… Read More



How to Vermicompost (plus build a bin!)

Start: May 12, 2018 3:00 pm
End: May 12, 2018 5:00 pm
Venue: Goldeye's Stadium Meeting Room
Cost: Free, with cost for optional supplies

Have you ever wanted to compost, but didn’t have the space to have an outdoor bin? Fear not, vermicomposting to the rescue! This small-scale indoor composting system is cheap to start up, easy to maintain, and perfect for those in apartments or condos…. Read More



Commuter Challenge 2018

Start: June 3, 2018 12:00 am
End: June 9, 2018 12:00 am

Mark your calendars: The 2018 Commuter Challenge is June 3 – 9! Every year, the Green Action Centre organizes locally for this event that brings together upwards of 20,000 Canadians to participate in greener commuting options! These friendly competitio… Read More



Clean Air Day for Schools 2018

Start: June 6, 2018 10:00 am
End: June 6, 2018 2:00 pm
Venue: Kildonan Park
Cost: FREE

                        Green Action Centre’s Active and Safe Routes to School Program is hosting their third annual Clean Air Day event on June 6th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm in Kildonan Park (… Read More



Ciclovia

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

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