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Manitoba’s Climate Action Team’s Road to Resilience Launch Event

Start: February 18, 2021 12:00 pm
End: February 18, 2021 1:00 pm
Venue: Youtube Live

Manitoba can meet the goals set out in the IPCC’s 1.5 report. We have a community climate plan to do it. Manitoba’s Road to Resilience is an achievable and concrete pathway to a climate resilient future. It lays out what is needed in order for us to fe… Read More

Winter Walk Day 2021

Start: February 10, 2021 12:00 am
End: February 10, 2021 11:59 pm
Venue: Anywhere!

Walk to school or anywhere in your neighbourhood to celebrate winter with thousands of kids across Manitoba! We’re excited to be spending time outside. Walking in the snow is a good way to get some physical activity AND have fun! Celebrate however you… Read More

Jack Frost Challenge | Bougeons en Hiver 2021

Start: February 7, 2021 12:00 am
End: February 13, 2021 11:59 pm
Venue: Manitoba

The Jack Frost Challenge is a free, week-long challenge for ALL Manitobans. Of course this year might have to look (a bit) different from previous years, but we are super excited to be hosting the TENTH annual challenge! The challenge connects personal… Read More

Red River Co-op presents Food Waste Reduction with Green Action Centre

Start: January 14, 2021 12:00 pm
End: January 14, 2021 1:00 pm
Venue: Zoom

Join us on January 14th, 2021 from noon to 1pm for a FREE online presentation about food waste and how to reduce it at home and the store! “Most people don’t realize how much food they throw away every day — from uneaten leftovers to spoiled produce. B… Read More

Giving Tuesday

Start: December 1, 2020 12:00 am
End: December 1, 2020 11:59 pm
Venue: World-Wide Event

On Tuesday, December 1st, 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 yea… Read More

Buy Nothing Day 2020

Start: November 27, 2020 12:00 am
End: November 27, 2020 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 28, participate in Buy Nothing Day by refusing to buy anything or Black Fri… Read More

Compost 201 Webinar Series

Start: November 2, 2020 2:00 pm
End: November 2, 2020 11:00 pm
Venue: Zoom

Welcome to the Compost 201 Series! A free online composting workshop series Join us this Fall as our in-house and guest composting experts share everything you need to know about composting. This new series covers a wide range of topics, from basic com… Read More

2020 Waste Reduction Week

Start: October 19, 2020 12:00 am
End: October 25, 2020 12:00 am
Venue: Your Home

Green Action Centre is excited to present Waste Reduction Week in a Manitoba context. Throughout the week we will be highlighting the impacts waste has in our world, celebrating those who are working hard to reduce their waste, and providing practical… Read More

Walkabouts 101

Start: October 7, 2020 4:00 pm
End: October 7, 2020 4:30 pm
Venue: Zoom, register below to receive the Zoom link

Walktober is a month-long event for students in October to celebrate and encourage walking and active living. It’s also an opportunity to talk about things that impact our ability to walk, bike or roll. Walkabouts are a great interactive tool to talk a… Read More

GoTober: Love Your Trip

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

GoTober is a-GO! Celebrate GoManitoba with us during GoTober for a chance to WIN great prizes!  COVID-19 has given us all the opportunity to establish new routines within our new reality. As more Manitobans transition back to work and school this fall,… Read More