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Giving Tuesday

Start: November 30, 2021 12:00 am
End: November 30, 2021 11:59 pm
Venue: World-Wide Event

On Tuesday, November 30th, 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 make a ye… Read More

Buy Nothing Day 2021

Start: November 26, 2021 12:00 am
End: November 26, 2021 11:59 pm
Venue: Your Household

Black Friday encourages overconsumption which results in extra production and manufacturing of products and, ultimately, the over-extraction of natural resources. This November 26, participate in Buy Nothing Day by refusing to buy anything on Black Fri… Read More

Transportation & Land Use Planning Coalition ~ Founding Meeting

Start: November 17, 2021 4:30 pm
End: November 17, 2021 6:00 pm
Venue: Zoom

The Transportation & Land Use Coalition is holding a founding meeting on November 17th at 4:30 PM. You are invited to attend to be part of the coalition. Purpose of the TLUC Coalition Meeting Agenda  Register… Read More

1st Annual Pumpkin Drop

Start: November 6, 2021 10:00 am
End: November 6, 2021 2:00 pm
Venue: CF Polo Park Parkade. Look for our Compost Winnipeg Truck and Green Action Centre's tent at the southeast corner by Sports Chek.

Why? Of the 80,000 tonnes of pumpkins produced in Canada, 66% are sold to consumers; often used for carving and are never eaten. Without intervention, this is an immense amount of organic waste destined for the landfill! Who? Compost Winnipeg has partn… Read More

E-Waste Collection Event

Start: October 20, 2021 12:00 pm
End: October 20, 2021 2:30 pm
Venue: Assiniboine Park Duck Pond Shelter

Collection Event Date:   Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 Time:  12 pm -2:30 pm.  Venue: Assiniboine Park Duck Pond Shelter Winnipeg, MB R3P 2N8, Canada   ERA accepted items include: Laptops/Computers Computer parts (motherboards, hard drives, etc.) Keybo… Read More

Waste Reduction Week 2021

Start: October 18, 2021 12:00 am
End: October 24, 2021 12:00 am
Venue: At home, at school, in the workplace

Waste Reduction Week 2021 is just around the corner. Let’s talk about reducing plastic waste, food waste, e-waste + more! Waste Reduction Week (WRW) is an environmental campaign that builds awareness around the issues associated with consumption and wa… Read More

Compost and Food Waste Webinar Series

Start: October 18, 2021 12:00 am
End: October 21, 2021 12:00 am
Venue: Online

Celebrate Waste Reduction Week with our online Composting and Food Waste Reduction series!     Mark your calendars for our upcoming Compost and Food Waste Series October 18-21. Composting, food waste reduction, recycling, and more! These are… Read More

City of Winnipeg Compost Giveaway

Start: October 1, 2021 9:00 am
End: October 3, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: various locations

The City of Winnipeg is giving away FREE compost, made from your leaf and yard waste, and from food waste that was collected from residents participating in the City’s Residential Food Waste Collection Pilot Project! This high-quality, tested and sifte… Read More

GoTober 2021

Start: October 1, 2021 12:00 am
End: October 31, 2021 12:00 am
Venue: Anywhere!

Celebrate GoManitoba with us during GoTober for a chance to win great prizes! This year there are more chances than ever for you to win! As more people transition back to work and school this fall, GoTober gives you the chance to try the right travel o… Read More

Walktober 2021

Start: October 1, 2021 12:00 am
End: October 31, 2021 11:59 pm
Venue: At home and at school

Walktober is an annual celebration of walking! For the month of October, commit to making walking part of your daily routine, before and after the bell. Register your child, classroom, or school to receive access to interactive activities, games and re… Read More