Winter Environmental Events
Interested in upcoming sustainability events? Take a look at these amazing opportunities.
Bird Wing Taxidermy
Location & Date: Stanley Park, Jan 12
Take a closer look at bird anatomy and what makes birds so special!
Help build the Stanley Park Ecology Society's specimen collection for educational programming.
Specimens include a variety of songbirds and birds of prey.
Cool It! In Your Community Free Family Workshop
Location & Date: Edmonds Community Center (Burnaby), Jan 28
Come this workshop and learn what actions you and your family can do to reduce your GHG emissions!
The 90 minute workshop will educate and inspire families to the actions they can take to reduce their GHG emissions, and help combat the effects of climate change.
Families have the chance to win the prize basket, which includes a Home Energy Audit ($400 value) courtesy of City Green Solutions!
Interested? Call Sabinah Rafiq for more details at 778 628 8343.
Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday
Location & Date: Qualicum Beach, Feb 4
Join Seedy Saturday to exchange plants and seeds that grow well in British Columbia!
“Flourish and Nourish” is the exciting theme of the 15th Annual Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday.
Speakers Linda Gilkeson "Flourishing Food Gardens All Year Round" and Amy Robson 'Nourishing your Soil; the world beneath your feet" will attend.
Seedy Saturday & Garden Expo 2017 -
Location & Date: Ladner United Church (Delta), Feb 18
Join the Ladner Seedy Saturday & Garden Expo 2017 to kick off the new garden season!
A number of fantastic speakers will be present including Brian Minter at 10:00am. Gary Lewis from Phoenix Perennials, Shelley Levi from Sow and Dipity and Mike Nugent from Bartlett Tree Experts.
BEST 2017: Bettering Environmental Stewardship & Technology, May 10 - 12
Location & Date: Aava Hotel (Whistler), May 10 to May 12, 2017
The British Columbia Environment Industry Association's BEST Conference attracts environmental professionals every May for two days of technical sessions, networking opportunities, and a sponsor exhibition.
Students and visitors welcome, and also includes a reception, technical sessions, keynote presentations, an off-site networking reception, and all meals and coffee breaks.