Green Events

Seedy Saturday—Parkdale – March 27, 2015

Seedy SaturdayIt's time to plant a seed about attending Parkdale Seedy Saturday 2015. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops.

Where: 250 Dunn Ave., Toronto

 

Green Living Show – March 27-29, 2015

2015 Green Living ShowNew dates! New venue! On March 27-29, the 2015 Green Living Show will open its doors at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for an exciting three-day weekend of all things green and healthy. For more info about the Green Living Show, visit greenlivingshow.ca, and keep up-to-date by signing up for our FREE newsletter.

 

Sport, Sustainability, and Community Engagement: A Focus on the 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games – April 1, 2015

Sport, Sustainability, and Community EngagementToronto Sustainability Speaker Series will host a panel that will explore the power of sport to reach people and communities like nothing else can. Topics to be discussed include: Community Engagement, Sustainable Purchasing, Importance of a Clear Vision, Diversity and Inclusion, Branding, and Leaving a Legacy.

Where: 12th floor at Loyalty One, 438 University Ave., Toronto

 

Natural Health Food & Products Conference – April 9-12, 2015

Natural Health Food & Products ConferenceThe Canadian Health Food Association is Canada’s largest trade association dedicated to natural health and organic products. For almost 50 years, CHFA has set the standard for showcasing natural and organic products through the industry’s most prestigious events. They are dynamic events where education, innovation and networking opportunities come together. Retailers, suppliers, and industry experts gather to celebrate the best of what we do.

Where: Vancouver Convention Centre, West Building; Vancouver, B.C.

 

Wild About Wildlife – April 11, 2015

Wild About WildlifeJoin us as we celebrate National Wildlife Week with our 5th annual Walk for Wildlife. Stop at the hands-on Investigation Stations throughout the Discovery Centre & Fish Hatchery to meet our animal friends, feed the trout & so much more! No need to worry about the weather either as the entire walk will be indoors.

Where: 1440 17A Street SE, Calgary, A.B.

 

Mir Lecture: Naomi Klein – April 11, 2015

Mir Lecture: Naomi KleinJoin us for a very special Mir Lecture as Naomi Klein speaks of her critically acclaimed new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate, the 2014 winner of the prestigious Hilary Weston writers’ trust prize for nonfiction. An instant bestseller when published in September 2014, it debuted at #5 on the New York Times list and is at the top of multiple bestseller lists in the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

Where: Brilliant Cultural Centre, Castlegar, B.C.

 

Good Jobs, Green Jobs 2015 – April 13, 2015

Good Jobs, Green JobsGood Jobs, Green Jobs is the nation’s leading forum for strategizing and implementing environmental solutions that create and maintain quality, family-sustaining jobs and ensure the health and safety of our workplaces and communities.

Where: The Washington Hilton Hotel, Washington, D.C.

 

Wild Spring Edibles Workshop – April 18, 2015

Wild Spring Edibles WorkshopDiscover the world of wild spring foods readily available in your own backyard and around the city. Wild harvested foods provide many benefits, including being nutrient dense, healthful, toning and medicinal for our system (especially after the winter months), and free! During this workshop learn how to properly identify wild edible foods in our area, and how to carefully and safely wild harvest and prepare them. Come prepared for some delicious and surprising tasting!

Where: 508 Duke Street West, Kitchener, ON

 

Sprouts Parent and Tot Outdoor Play – April 21, 2015

Sprouts Parent and Tot Outdoor PlayJoin us with your little sprouts for a fun morning of outdoor experiential play, indoor and outdoor cooking and hands on crafts and wonderment. Over 6 weeks, children aged 2–4 and their caregivers will make music, explore the gardens, pretend to be the animals in the valley and more. Connect with fellow caregivers and watch the valley spring to life with your toddler!

Where: The Children’s Garden at the Evergreen Brickworks; 550 Bayview Ave, Toronto