Archive | April, 2016


BEYOND THE EDGE: ARTISTS’ GARDEN Bring your potted orphan saplings to us at the Experimental Farm! Drop off your orphan saplings at the red barn on Prince of Wales Drive. If the gate is closed, feel free to leave them at the gate and they will be well taken care of. We are looking for any […]

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Deadline for the City’s Community Environmental Projects Grant Program is June 1, 2016

Deadline for the City’s Community Environmental Projects Grant Program is June 1, 2016   Are you looking for an opportunity to put your environmental ideas into action? The City of Ottawa is now accepting applications for the 2016 Community Environmental Projects Grant Program (CEPGP).    CEPGP provides funding to community groups and non-profit organizations in Ottawa […]

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River Ward’s Earth Day Celebration!

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Second Year in a Row: Zibi gives back for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day 2016, Zibi will be giving away 2000 FREE trees on Saturday, April 23rd from 10am to 5pm at the Zibi sales centre, 3 Eddy St, Gatineau. Always striving for ways to engage the community and work toward a greener future, Zibi is proud to have partnered with Ecology Ottawa in […]

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DILA Youth Action Showcase (May 19, 9-11 am, City Hall)

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Impact Hub Ottawa – Local projects for Canada’s 150th

    As Canada’s 150th anniversary fast approaches, Impact Hub Ottawa is pleased to host a special edition of Hub & Spoke in partnership with the 150Alliance to bring local organizations and citizens together to explore what 2017 can look like for communities and neighbourhoods across the city. This event will feature a cross-sector array […]

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Working with Nature Workshop

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Jane’s Walk 2016

Saturday & Sunday, May 7 & 8  Is there something about Ottawa that is important to you?  Consider leading a walk to share it with your neighbours.  Jane’s Walk gives us all a chance to find out more about our city.  To register a walk, click on Submit a Walk. 2016 is the tenth anniversary […]

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Call of the Forest


  The Canadian Association for the Club of Rome, as part of its educational outreach program, is pleased to invite you to a special preview showing of a new documentary film: CALL OF THE FOREST: THE FORGOTTEN WISDOM OF TREES, featuring Diana Beresford-Kroeger. RSVP HERE Diana Beresford-Kroeger is an scientist and environmentalist from the Ottawa […]

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