Mill Pond Splash 2013 – June 2nd

Visit the 15th annual Mill Pond Splash, a FREE eco-festival held at Mill Pond Park, near downtown Richmond Hill. Mill Pond Splash is a lively, family oriented event showcasing environmental conservation and our natural heritage.

May 21-22, 2013 – Grey to Green Conference

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (Toronto) – All around North America, cities are shifting from ‘grey to green’ approaches to developing and renewing their infrastructure. Green infrastructure involves the use of living systems such as green roofs and walls, urban forests, wetlands, porous paving systems and raingardens as well as supportive technologies such as engineered soils…

ECO-Gamification: Can we “play” our way to a more sustainable future?

Explore how ‘eco-gamification’ can be a powerful tool for encouraging and increasing participation in sustainable behaviours. Join us in an engaging session with Paula Owen, recipient of the 2012 London (UK) Leaders for Sustainability award for inspiring Londoners to lead more sustainable lives.

4th Annual E-Waste Collection – Burlington Mall – April 24 – 28

Burlington ON – Burlington Mall will hold its 4th Annual “ecoHero” E-Waste Collection from Wednesday April 24 through Sunday April 28, providing area residents with the opportunity to clear out broken down, outdated and obsolete electronics from their homes and offices. Last spring’s collection broke all previous records by bringing in 19.7 metric tonnes of…

Event: Good Jobs for a Green Future – Sept. 21st – 22nd

Green Jobs BC, Vancouver – The Good Jobs for a Green Future conference will bring together British Columbians from across the Labour and Environmental movements, as well
business, First Nations, community, government, and other sectors interested in building a strong green economy…. Read more..

Event: Good Jobs for a Green Future – Sept. 21st – 22nd

  Green Jobs BC, Vancouver – The Good Jobs for a Green Future conference will bring together British Columbians from across the Labour and Environmental movements, as well business, First Nations, community, government, and other sectors interested in building a strong green economy. Through a combination of panel discussions, workshops, and plenary speakers, you will deepen your…

Shift into Autumn with NOWBC -Sept. 17th

Join NOWBC at the Autumn Shift Festival on Saturday, September 17th on Main Street. This fun, free, family-friendly event will be celebrating “the shift in season and the growing shift in attitude towards sustainability, eating local and urban gardening”. The festival happens on Main Street between Broadway and 12th Ave from noon to 6:00PM and […]

Shift into Autumn with NOWBC – September 17

Join NOWBC at the Autumn Shift Festival on Saturday, September 17th on Main Street. This fun, free, family-friendly event will be celebrating “the shift in season and the growing shift in attitude towards sustainability, eating local and urban gardening”. The festival happens on Main Street between Broadway and 12th Ave from noon to 6:00PM and…

Fresh from the Farm

Come out for a three-course meal, a specially created amuse bouche, botanically infused cocktails – all featuring locally grown BC products, and all for a good cause!

BC’S First Truly ‘Green’ Music Festival – July 22-24

Vancouver, BC/ July 6, 2011 – The land in Nahatlatch Valley has been carefully curated, and is ready to host the inaugural year for a truly sustainable music festival in BC. Towards Eden will incorporate innovative techniques for a responsible, socially conscious gathering, and showcase local/international live and electronic world music. Located just about an hour outside of Hope BC, the festival will be held at the Sandy Pines Campgrounds from July 22-24.

BC’S First Truly ‘Green’ Music Festival – July 22-24

Vancouver, BC/ July 6, 2011 – The land in Nahatlatch Valley has been carefully curated, and is ready to host the inaugural year for a truly sustainable music festival in BC. Towards Eden will incorporate innovative techniques for a responsible, socially conscious gathering, and showcase local/international live and electronic world music. Located just about an hour outside of Hope BC, the festival will be held at the Sandy Pines Campgrounds from July 22-24.