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Gwynne Dyer: Climate Wars

Oct 26 2008 - 9:00pm

Gwynne Dyer will be speaking on Sunday, October 26 at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. The audience will be intimately seated on The Arden stage and have the opportunity to discuss hot topics with the respected journalist. The 11 a.m. lecture will be After Iraq followed by Climate Wars at 8 p.m. Guests are encouraged to arrive early as the On Stage Series includes a champagne brunch or evening cocktails. Read more »

Location

Arden Theatre
5 St. Anne Street
St. Albert, AB

Posted October 23, 2008 by Anonymous

Keep the Oil in the Ground

Oct 16 2008 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology and the Parkland Institute

Keep the Oil in the Ground
Dr. Terisa E. Turner, Department of Sociology & Anthropology
University of Guelph Read more »

Location

Tory 5-15
University of Alberta ( Just off of Saskatchewan Drive on the east side of campus)
Edmonton, AB

Posted October 13, 2008 by Anonymous

Climate & Social Justice Showdown: All Candidates Forum

Oct 9 2008 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

On Oct. 9th at 5:00 pm hear Edmonton-Strathcona candidates views on
two of the worlds biggest issues - Climate Change and Social Justice.

Location

SUB Stage, Students' Union Building
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB

Posted October 7, 2008 by Anonymous

Make climate change an issue this election

Voters Taking Action on Climate Change (VTACC) wants to make sure that climate change is an issue this election. We know that the public cares, and we want to make sure that politicians and the media do too. We have created a web based map of Canada where people can express their concern with a visual post in their region. We appreciate if you would consider distributing the message below to colleagues, members and supporters. Read more »

Posted October 2, 2008 by Anonymous

2º of fear and desire community theatre workshop

Oct 25 2008 - 1:00pm - 6:00pm

"2º of Fear and Desire" is a satellite event of the SHATTERING forum theatre performances taking place on Oct. 24 & 27, presented by Headlines Theatre & the U of A Faculty of Education:

Date/Time: Saturday October 25, 1-6pm
Location: #4-104 Education North, U of A
Cost: No cost
Space is limited to 20 participants. All participants must commit to the full 5 hour workshop. Read more »

Location

4-104 Education North
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB

Posted October 2, 2008 by Anonymous

CBC Election Forum on Canada and Climate Change

Oct 1 2008 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Michael Enright and The Sunday Edition will be in Edmonton on October 1st for a special election forum at the Timms Centre. Read more »

Location

Timms Centre
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB

Posted September 27, 2008 by Anonymous

Albertans Deliberating About Climate Change: Steps Toward Engaging the Public

Sep 29 2008 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm

climateconversation.ning.com 

Members of the press and interested organizations are invited to attend Albertans Deliberating About Climate Change: Steps Toward Engaging the Public.

The event will begin with presentations by participants in the Collaborative Workshop on Deliberative Democracy and Climate Change, held from September 26-28, who will outline the program of public engagement designed in that multi-stakeholder workshop. Read more »

Location

Telus Centre
University of Alberta (87 Avenue & 111 Street)
Edmonton, AB

Posted September 25, 2008 by Anonymous

Workshop: Deliberative Democracy and Climate Change

Sep 26 2008 - 6:15pm - 8:45pm

climateconversation.ning.com

On Friday, September 26th from 6:15-8:45 pm, Albertans will gather at the U of A to talk about how we in the province are dealing with climate change, and how we should be dealing with it.

The event will be structured as a World Café, where people move between conversations in small groups. Refreshments will be served. Read more »

Location

University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB

Posted September 10, 2008 by Anonymous

Reduce Auto Emissions Petition

Bow Valley Clean Air Society

Since we can’t eliminate the use of cars all together, help us ensure that Canada’s outdated vehicle emissions standards are drastically improved. By adopting standards equivalent to California’s Clean Cars law, we would reduce carbon emissions from cars by 30 per cent by 2016, using only existing and available technology. Please sign this petition, which asks the Alberta Government to adopt the California standards for vehicle emissions. Read more »

Posted August 22, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Area: Once Upon a Grassland...

Oct 9 2008 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Get lost in story with Lana Skauge, professional singer, actor and storyteller.  The grasslands will come alive during a short stroll at dusk, with tales of its inhabitants. Witness the magic of words and imagination in a bedtime story you and your child will never forget! Please dress for the weather.

Date: Thursday, October 9th
Time: 6:30 - 8:00pm
Cost: $8/adult, $4/child Read more »

Location

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area — Belvedere House
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, AB T2J 2T9

Posted August 15, 2008 by Anonymous

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