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Get Out and Enjoy YYC This Weekend!

Posted on February 21, 2020

The staff at Green Calgary were discussing their weekend plans and, while the weather has certainly been playing yo-yo with outdoor plans this month, we all were excited to get out and enjoy the city. There was a lot going on last …

Why Sustainability is a Family Matter

Posted on February 11, 2020

Family Day is just around the corner and while we encourage everyone to get outdoors and enjoy Calgary's urban environment, it might be worth it to take a moment to reflect on the beauty of the nature in and around Calgary, and…

Green Hearts for Valentine's Day

Posted on February 8, 2020

We've talked about various holidays and how to make them green before, but we've never looked at Valentine's Day before. Many of the same gift ideas apply to Valentine's Day, such as giving experiences, choosing sus…

Supporting Youth Education in 2020

Posted on February 1, 2020

  Green Calgary is happy to announce that we will once again be participating in Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by Altalink! This great initiative supports youth by matching donations up to 50%, growing the impact you can mak…

Wishes for 2020

Posted on January 24, 2020

At the end of 2019, Green Calgary was talking with some of our frequent partners and friends in the sustainability community, and we got to talking about our wishes for 2020: what our sustainability goals were individually, and wha…You can find more of what Joe is working on at The Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment and at the Calgary Climate Hub. We'd love to hear what your sustainability wishes are for 2020 and what you…