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Sep 24, 2015, 6:30pm

Natural Living Series: Composting 100

Composting 100 - Looking to start composting? Need some help to get started? Or are you stuck and it's just not working? We give you an introduction to outdoor composting, vermicomposting (worms!) and bokashi and help troubleshoot… Continue Reading

Sep 26, 2015, 9:00am

Sustainability Series: Home Canning

Engage in some hands on practical sustainability with our Fall series of workshops. Our second session will be on Sat. Sept. 26 from 9 am - 2 pm, when we'll be doing Home Canning: A Beginner's Guide. Our instructors will guide us… Continue Reading

Oct 3, 2015, 2:00pm

Sustainability Series: Breadmaking

Engage in some hands on practical sustainability with our Fall series of workshops. On Sat. Oct 3 from 2 pm - 4:30 pm, we'll be learning all about Breadmaking. Homemade bread is much tastier than store-bought bread, isn’t laden… Continue Reading

August 30, 2015

Back to School: Packing a Litter-less Lunch

It's that time of year...back to school! Did you know that a student's lunch waste can add up to over 30 kgs/school year? That can add up to thousands of kgs per school each year. …

August 24, 2015

5 Simple Sustainable Food Tips

We’re approaching harvest season here in #YYC, which is a great time to talk about food sustainability. Making green food choices not only helps out the environment, but our health…

August 17, 2015

Be A Green Tourist In #YYC (Part 2)

Last week we featured ways to have a great stay-cation. But there were so many awesome things to do in Calgary, we had trouble fitting it all in one blog. So here's part 2!1. Have …