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It’s the May long weekend, and many Calgarians enjoy Victoria Day out of the city, spending time in nature and camping. Whether you’re leaving this weekend or any other, here are 5 tips to make sure you keep nature clean and yourself g…

8 Sustainable Gift Ideas for Mom

Posted on May 13, 2017

This weekend is a special one for many families, where we celebrate our mothers. Today is also World Fair Trade Day, which means it’s a great time to buy something ethical and sustainable for your mother and support your #greengoals. W…

5 Surprising Compost Tricks for 2017

Posted on May 6, 2017

Green Calgary has been talking a lot this year about setting your Green Goals, whether that’s giving up on using plastic straws, or just doing a little better at water conservation. Next week is International Compost Awareness Week and…

What's Old and New 2017

Posted on April 28, 2017

Last week was Earth Week and that is Green Calgary’s busiest week of the year! We call it the #GreenSeason and in case you missed what we were up to last week, let’s share some of the memories now! GreenTalks After our Annual General…

Green Season Kicks Off Tomorrow!

Posted on April 20, 2017

APRIL 20, 2017 (CALGARY): In celebration of Earth Week, Green Calgary Association is kicking off their annual Rain Barrel and Composter Sale Season (the Green Season) this week. For nearly 20 years, Green Calgary has hosted the sales …