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YEP Speaker Event: Geothermal Energy and Carbon Offsets

Mar 10 2010 - 6:00pm

Michael Moore, Senior Fellow, Institute for Sustainable Energy, Environment and Economy, University of Calgary speaks on Geothermal energy and carbon offsets

  • Doors open at 5:30 p.m., speaker starts at 6:00 p.m.
  • Socializing & Networking 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm    

http://www.devillecoffee.ca/

Event is free for members, $5 for non-members. A lifetime YEP Membership is $30 and can be purchased at the door. Read more »

Location

Deville's in Arts Central
100 7 Avenue SW (SE corner of second level)
Calgary, AB

Posted March 8, 2010 by Anonymous

Sustainable Living Book Discussion: Sea Sick — The Global Ocean in Crisis by Alanna Mitchell

Mar 17 2010 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Looking for a chance to chat about trends and issues in Calgary these days? Consider joining the Sustainable Living Book discussion at the Calgary Public Library.  

Sea Sick — The Global Ocean in Crisis by Alanna Mitchell
Discussion Facilitated by Author Chris Turner Read more »

Location

4th Floor North Meeting Room, Calgary Public Library
616 Macleod Trail SE
Calgary, AB

Posted March 4, 2010 by Anonymous

VVoA Monthly Potluck Supper

Feb 14 2010 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Guest Speaker:

  • Dr. Michelle McWhirter - Chiropractor will give a short talk and do a free spine alignment test

Bring:

  • A Vegetarian, Vegan or Raw Vegan dish (main course, appetizer or dessert) to serve at least 8 people.
  • A list of ingredients or recipe would be nice for people with allergies.
  • Riverdale has a limited supply of dishes and cutlery, please bring your own if possible.

Cost: Read more »

Location

Riverdale Hall
9231 100 Avenue

Posted February 11, 2010 by Anonymous

Sustainability for Breakfast: Sustainability for SMEs

Feb 26 2010 - 7:30am - 9:00am
REAP Business Association is on the agenda for the February breakfast.

Thanks to Green City Motors for providing the venue and Community Natural Foods for the coffee and muffins.

Ryan Kloster from Green City Motors, Frank Sarro and Bruce Martin from Community Natural Foods, and Dean Halstead from Calgary Mattress Factory will speak briefly about the importance of sustainability in their business strategy. Read more »

Location

Green City Motors
Unit B, 333 36 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB

Posted February 5, 2010 by Anonymous

REAP Business Workshop: Renewable energy options for small business

Feb 23 2010 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

If you're an owner or operator of a small or medium sized business, and you're looking for options for greener power, you don't want to miss this event.

  • Theresa Howland, VP Western Region for Bullfrog Power,
  • David Kelly, President of Sedmek Inc., and
  • Koen van der Maaten, Co-Founder and CFO of Thermal Creek Ltd.

will present wind, solar, and geothermal solutions (respectively) for small and medium sized businesses.

Refreshments and networking will follow.

Note: RSVP to stephanie [at] reapcalgary [dot] com. Read more »

Location

Calgary Area Outdoor Council
1111 Memorial Drive NW (upstairs)
Calgary, AB

Posted February 5, 2010 by Anonymous

YEP Calgary Speaker Event: Securing Source Water Protection in Southern Alberta

Feb 10 2010 - 5:30pm

Joe Obad from Water Matters will be speaking about his report on securing source water protection in southern Alberta

  • Deville's in Arts Central (SE corner of second level - 100 7th Ave SW)
  • Doors open at 5:30 p.m., speaker starts at 6:00 p.m.
  • Socializing & Networking 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm     

Event is free for members $5 for non-members. A lifetime YEP Membership is $30 and can be purchased at the door. Read more »

Location

Deville's in Arts Central
100 7 Avenue SW (SE corner of second level)
Calgary, AB

Posted February 4, 2010 by Anonymous

REAP First Thursday: Green Business Networking Event

Feb 4 2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Are you looking to meet green business leaders in the Calgary area?

Then join us on the first Thursday of each month for our green business networking event.

It’s an informal gathering where people running environmentally and socially responsible businesses can come to have a drink, meet new people and share ideas about sustainable business.

Come learn how collectively we are building a green local economy.

There is no cost to attend — just show up, participate, and buy your own drinks. Read more »

Location

Cafe Koi
1011 1 Street SW
Calgary, AB

Posted February 2, 2010 by Anonymous

Green Drinks Calgary

Jan 19 2010 - 5:00pm

Green Drinks Calgary is an open-format monthly event for those interested in the environment to network and socialize. This year, good conversations are now matched with good food and drink, courtesy of our new venue, The District. Read more »

Posted January 11, 2010 by Anonymous

YEP Calgary Speaker Event

Jan 13 2010 - 5:30pm

Satya Das will be speaking about his book Green Oil Read more »

Location

Deville's in Arts Central
100 7 Avenue SW (SE corner of second level)
Calgary, AB

Posted January 11, 2010 by Anonymous

Vegans & Vegetarians of Alberta Holiday Potluck

Dec 13 2009 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Each person attending the potluck is asked to bring a homemade vegetarian, vegan or raw vegan dish for at least 6 people, a serving spoon, your own plate and utensils. Thus if two people attend together, they would bring two dishes or one larger dish (eg. a 9 x 13 inch pan).

Bring a copy of your recipe to share with others if you can.

For a touch of festive good spirit, bring some holiday wares and decorations to adorn the tables!
Read more »

Location

Riverdale Community Hall
9231 100 Avenue
Edmonton., AB

Posted December 2, 2009 by Anonymous

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