Green Calgary

Events

August 2014


Aug
21
2014

Community Natural Foods Presents: Maximizing your Children’s Back to School Health

Join Dr. Nicole Kane, a Pediatric Wellness Chiropractor practicing steps from Community Natural Foods in Crowfoot for a fun, interactive and informative evening on how to maximize your children’s back to school experience! In addition to tips on picking the perfect pack, fit and loading it properly, identifying minor posture imbalances before they become problematic, Dr. Kane will also share some secretes on packing light, nutrient dense snacks for nerve health, brain development, attention, focus and learning!

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September 2014


Sep
13
2014

Home Canning: A Beginner’s Workshop

This workshop is perfect for anyone who would like to learn how to preserve, who is interested in eating locally year round, and who would like to control where their food is coming from while saving time and money!

Our instructors will guide us through the practical art of home canning. Learn the chemistry and biology of water bath canning so that you can become comfortable with the process and the theory behind it. You will gain the confidence and skills to preserve heirloom family recipes or any new concoctions you wish through our successful interactive format. The workshop will cover canning theory, equipment, recipe selection, sourcing supplies and of course, hands on canning for everyone to take home!

Workshop includes: all ingredients, equipment and lunch!

Tickets: www.homecanningsept13.eventbrite.ca

Space is limited so register soon!

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Sep
13
2014

Green Calgary Cell Phone collection at Community Clean Up - Woodcreek

Green Calgary will be on location to collect old cell phones and provide information on upcoming rain barrel and composter sales throughout the city. We hope to see you there!

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Sep
27
2014

Home Canning: A Beginner’s Workshop

This workshop is perfect for anyone who would like to learn how to preserve, who is interested in eating locally year round, and who would like to control where their food is coming from while saving time and money!

Our instructors will guide us through the practical art of home canning. Learn the chemistry and biology of water bath canning so that you can become comfortable with the process and the theory behind it. You will gain the confidence and skills to preserve heirloom family recipes or any new concoctions you wish through our successful interactive format. The workshop will cover canning theory, equipment, recipe selection, sourcing supplies and of course, hands on canning for everyone to take home!

Workshop includes: all ingredients, equipment and lunch!

Tickets: www.homecanningsept27.eventbrite.ca

Space is limited so register soon!

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October 2014


Oct
01
2014

HSCA 4th Annual Harvest Fair with Calgary Horticultural Society and Green Calgary

Stay tuned to this site http://www.farmersmarket.hillhurstsunnyside.org/wp-content/uploads/harvest-fair-rules-categories-20131.pdf for more details on the upcoming Harvest Fair and how to enter your garden delights for judging and bragging rights!

 

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December 2014


Dec
03
2014

Green Jobs Forum

Event Title: Green Jobs Forum
Hosts: ECO Canada & Green Living
Date: Dec. 3, 2014
Time: 11am – 7pm
Location: Calgary Telus Convention Centre, South Building / 120 9th Ave SE, Calgary
Cost: Free
Website: http://www.greenjobsforum.ca
Contact Name: Yana Jay
Contact Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Description:
The Green Jobs Forum offers professionals, students and the general public an in-depth exploration of career options and industry trends in the ever-expanding Green Economy. Expect to:

-Discover environmental labour market trends, career paths and skills requirements
-Learn about environmental best practices that can apply to all sectors
-Connect with peers, thought-leaders and innovators

For more information, please visit www.greenjobsforum.ca

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