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EPCOR Community Essentials Council Charitable Donations

Deadline: 
15 Oct 2013 - 23:59

The EPCOR Community Essentials Council (ECEC) accepts applications any time throughout the year and collectively reviews them on a quarterly basis. The quarterly deadlines by which to apply for funding in 2013 are:

  • January 22, 2013 at midnight, MST
  • April 23, 2013 at midnight, MST
  • July 30, 2013 at midnight, MST
  • October 15, 2013 at midnight, MST

Posted September 13, 2013 by AEN

May Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

May 17 2013 - 7:30am - 8:45am

The Red Deer River Watershed Alliance (RDRWA) is hosting its monthly Ambassador Breakfast.

There will be a presentation by Lynn Robb, Director of Conservation Education with Trout Unlimited Canada. She is going to speak about Trout Unlimited Canada’s Yellow Fish Road program - a fun and interactive water education program that explores our role in maintaining strong and healthy freshwater ecosystems. The program builds on a culture of caring for our waters throughout Canada that drives choices and actions to be a part of a positive change for clean and healthy water. The City of Red Deer is a Yellow Fish Road partner. Read more »

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 Avenue
Red Deer, AB

Posted April 24, 2013 by AEN

Call for Workshop Proposals: Earth Matters Conference

Initiative: 
Earth Matters Conference
Deadline: 
29 Nov 2012 (All day)

Deadline Extended for Workshop Proposals

The Alberta Council for Environmental Education is hosting the Earth Matters Conference April 2013 in Canmore. 

We are looking for sessions that will be of interest to all types of educators - whether they are K-12 teachers, community outreach and engagement leaders, non-profit and for profit program providers, government at all level or corporate environmental specialists. Read more »

Posted November 23, 2012 by AEN

Earth Matters: a conference to develop communities of practice in environmental education

Apr 25 2013 (All day) - Apr 27 2013 (All day)

with Richard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods

Whether you are a K-12 teacher, an agency professional, a university student, or a member of another environmental education stakeholder group – we'll provide you with many opportunities to learn, share, celebrate, and develop a community of practice that will support you in your work post-conference - because the 'Earth Matters'! Read more »

Location

Radisson Hotel & Conference Centre
511 Bow Valley Trail
Canmore, AB

Posted November 23, 2012 by AEN

REAP Down to Earth Week: Film Screening — And This Is My Garden

Mar 19 2012 - 7:00pm - 9:15pm

And This Is My Garden is the incredible story of one teacher's mission to teach grade five students in Northern Manitoba how to grow their own food. See how her program has changed the town of Waboden, energizing families, improving health, and building intergenerational relationships and community. The success of the Mel Johnson School Gardening Project has been recognized by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, the David Suzuki Foundation, and Manitoba Conservation. Read more »

Location

Cardel Theatre
180 Quarry Park Blvd SE
Calgary, AB

Posted March 2, 2012 by AEN

2012 Mayor's Environment Expo— Showcase School Program

Deadline: 
16 Dec 2011 (All day)

The City of Calgary will be hosting the 2012 Mayor’s Environment Expo on June 5-7. We are currently accepting applications for the Showcase School Program, where schools embark on six month environmental project to take action in their school. Their projects are then celebrated at the Expo. Read more »

Posted November 22, 2011 by AEN

AWA Talk: Where Have All the Children Gone? Nature Deficit Disorder and How to Combat It

Nov 29 2011 - 7:00pm

 

Gus Yaki, renowned naturalist and birder, gives a talk on being a naturalist in Southern Alberta. (More details to follow)

Cost: $5 Adults, $1 Children

For registration and more information…

Location

Hillhurst Room
455 12 Street NW
Calgary, AB

Posted November 10, 2011 by AEN

Photovoltaics for Electricians Class

Oct 28 2011 - 6:30pm - Oct 30 2011 - 4:30pm

This class is designed for electricians or those with electrical experience and an understanding of electrical theory and electrical terminology. The class will overview system design, siting, shading and maintenance issues. Photovoltaic equipment including modules, racking systems, inverters, charge controllers, and batteries will be introduced. Section 50 of the Canadian Electrical Code will be interpreted.

October 28-30, 2011 Read more »

Location

Room X-105
NAIT Main Campus
Edmonton, AB

Posted August 3, 2011 by AEN

Renewable Energy - The Path to Energy Independence

Sep 20 2011 (All day)

What are the latest renewable energy technologies available?  What is actually practical for our climate? The Solar Energy Society of Alberta and the Grant MacEwan Institute of Environmental Studies are offering this popular class again this Fall on Tuesday evenings. It provides an overview of photovoltaics, solar hot water, solar home design, green transportation options and more. Read more »

Location

MacEwan University - City Centre Campus
Edmonton, AB

Posted August 3, 2011 by AEN

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