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Event

Seedy Sunday in Sherwodd Park

Mar 13 2016

Buy Organic and heirloom seeds, get information on how to garden, get information on health and wellness, listen to informative speakers talk about gardening topics, take advantage of free give aways, take advantage of the seed give/take/swap table. Read more about Seedy Sunday in Sherwodd Park

Location

Salisbury Greenhouse
52337 Range Rd 232
Sherwood Park , AB
Event

Calgary Seedy Saturday 2016

Mar 19 2016

From the Calgary Seedy Saturday website:

This family event will have displays by:

  • local seed savers
  • prairie seed companies
  • native plant collectors
  • conservation groups
  • community gardeners
  • organic growers

As well as:

Read more about Calgary Seedy Saturday 2016>

Location

Hillhurst-Sunnyside Community Centre
1320 5 Ave NW
Calgary , AB
Event

Marda Loop Justice Film Festival

Nov 18 2014 to Nov 23 2014

Justice Film Festival LogoThe 9th Annual Marda Loop Justice Film Festival runs November 18-23, 2014. The Festival is a 6-day documentary film celebration, held at the River Park Church Auditorium, plus Stephen Leacock Theater at Mount Royal University, the Globe Theatre, and John Dutton Theatre at the Central Library. We will screen 24 documentaries—please stay for post-film conversations.

Free Admission Read more about Marda Loop Justice Film Festival

Location

various locations Calgary , AB
Event

Conserving Alberta’s Biodiversity in the Face of Climate Change

Apr 8 2014

with Dr. Rick Schneider

Because of global warming we must re-imagine what the goal of maintaining biodiversity means and how it can be achieved in a world of constant change.  In this presentation Dr. Schneider will summarize recent climate projections for Alberta and describe how ecosystems and species are expected to respond.  He will also provide an overview of new climate-ready conservation objectives and management options for adapting to change. Read more about Conserving Alberta’s Biodiversity in the Face of Climate Change

Location

Jackson Power & Electric Ltd.
9744 60 Avenue NW
Edmonton , AB
Event

Fundamentals of Permaculture Workshop

Jun 29 2011
Jul 1 2011

Permaculture is a completely solutions-oriented approach to addressing environmental, social and energy-supply problems. Discover your untapped potential for creating immense positive change starting at your back door. We've designed this six hour intensive to provide you with the tools to turn your home into the greenest home on the block - all the while saving money and making a super healthy, beautiful and inspiring environment for family, friends and community. 

Cost: $75.00 Read more about Fundamentals of Permaculture Workshop

Location

The AREA
1119 10 Avenue SE
Calgary , AB

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