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Plastic Free July

Start: July 1, 2020 12:00 am
End: July 31, 2020 11:59 pm
Venue: Everywhere!

  Plastic Free July, a campaign that started in Australia but has now gained traction world-wide, challenges people to think about the plastic they use in their own lives and take action to reduce it. This year, we’re celebrating the movement’s 10… Read More

Green Action Centre’s 2020 AGM

Start: June 23, 2020 5:30 pm
End: June 23, 2020 7:00 pm
Venue: Online!

Green Action Centre will be holding its 2020 Annual General Meeting on the evening of June 23rd. We’ll be looking at the year in review, voting on by-law amendments, reviewing and approving our annual audited financial statements, and appointing new me… Read More

Backyard Composting 101 Webinar

Start: June 16, 2020 7:30 pm
End: June 16, 2020 9:00 pm
Venue: Zoom

  Green Action Centre is partnering with the Glenelm Neighbourhood Association to offer a FREE webinar on the basics of backyard composting! REGISTER HERE Are you new to composting? Maybe you’ve composted for a while but feel like you’re stabbing… Read More

Backyard Composting 101 French language presentation

Start: June 10, 2020 7:00 pm
End: June 10, 2020 8:30 pm
Venue: Zoom

Green Action Centre is partnering with Muvmate to offer a free FRENCH language presentation on the basics of backyard composting! Join Sylvie Hebert, Green Action Centre’s former Compost Program Coordinator, online on Zoom for the down-low on how to co… Read More

Bike Week Winnipeg 2020

Start: June 8, 2020 12:00 am
End: June 14, 2020 12:00 am

Bike Week Goes Virtual for 2020 Dear Bicycle Friends, While we can’t have our usual Bike Week in 2020, we hope that you will join us in celebrating the bicycle while we stay socially distant. Back in March, we made a formal announcement that due to the… Read More

World Environment Day

Start: June 5, 2020 12:00 am
End: June 5, 2020 11:59 pm
Venue: Everywhere!

Did you know that Friday, June 5th, 2020 is World Environment Day? This year’s theme is Biodiversity – a call to action to combat the accelerating species loss and degradation of the natural world. One million plant and animal species risk extinction,… Read More

Functional Transit Winnipeg Annual General Meeting

Start: June 4, 2020 7:00 pm

We have set the date for Functional Transit Winnipeg’s annual general meeting for June 4th, 2020 at 7:00 pm.  Based on current guidelines we are planning to host the AGM as a Zoom meeting. We welcome the public along with Functional Transit Winnipeg me… Read More

Clean Air Day 2020

Start: June 3, 2020 12:00 am
End: June 3, 2020 11:59 pm
Venue: Your Home

The 5th annual Clean Air Day for Schools – at home.  A day for kids (and adults too) to spend time outdoors, celebrate active transportation, and learn how air quality impacts our health and the health of the environment.   Let’s keep having fun, from… Read More

City of Winnipeg Compost Giveaway

Start: June 1, 2020 9:00 am
End: June 7, 2020 5:00 pm
Venue: various locations

The City of Winnipeg is giving away FREE compost, made from your leaf and yard waste! This high-quality, tested and sifted compost is ready to use on your lawn or garden. Available while supplies last! Bring your own containers, shovel, and gloves – pr… Read More

Commuter Challenge

Start: May 31, 2020 12:00 am
End: June 6, 2020 12:00 am
Venue: All of Manitoba

A week-long challenge that encourages Canadians to choose active and sustainable commutes. Workplaces and individuals explore sustainable commuting options that benefit people and the planet, such as; walking, running, wheeling, cycling, rollerblading,… Read More